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Pedestrians walk past a yeshiva in the South Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, April 9, 2019.

Two haredim lightly injured in Brooklyn hit-and-run

"This attempted murder in Williamsburg is a warning sign to authorities around the world. The next murder motivated by antisemitism is around the corner."

An illustrative photo of Hasidim walking in Brooklyn, New York.

Security cameras to be installed in haredi neighborhoods in Brooklyn

The neighborhoods slated to get the cameras are Williamsburg, Crown Heights and Borough Park.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
13/01/2020
The Grand Rabbi, or Rebbe, of the Satmar Hassidic community Rabbi Zalman Teitelbaum arriving at Ben

Satmar Grand Rabbi arrives in Israel for ten-day visit

Head of the radical, anti-Zionist hassidic community Rabbi Zalman Teitelbaum will distribute tens of millions of dollars to anti-Zionist communities and institutions.

Model walks naked though Hasidic Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn

Marisa Papen walked naked throughout the neighborhood, including posing in front of a yeshiva school bus and in front of a synagogue.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
28/05/2019
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