Satmar hassidim protest Gur rebbe's policies

May 16, 2006 16:09


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The Gur Hassic leader, Rabbi Aharon Leib Steinman, and Gerrer Rebbe Yaacov Alter have cancelled a planned fundraising visit to Canada following protests by the Satmar Hassidic community. The Satmar Hassidim object to Steinman's support of the Nahal Haredi army service option and the Tal Law.

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