Friday, April 30, 2021

Lag B'Omer tragedy

SAD NEWS: Let me express my great sadness and sympathy for all the victims – and their families and loved ones – of the terrible tragedy yesterday during the Lag B'Omer celebrations at Mt. Meron. I mourn for those who lost their lives and I wish the injured a speedy and full recovery.

World leaders, Jewish orgs send Israel condolences amid Mt. Meron tragedy. Jewish leaders and community organizations addressed the tragedy on social media (Jerusalem Post).

Background on Lag B'Omer is here (cf. here) and links .

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