Police arrest 20 hassidim leaving Israel on fake papers

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 14, 2012 10:05

Airport authorities arrested 20 hassidim trying to make a pilgrimage to Uman, Ukraine using fake documents, including passports, Army Radio reported Friday.

The suspects were all arrested within a 24-hour period. Police launched an investigation into the incident.


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