Sunday, November 24, 2013

Morocco Jewish Leader Calls Country Haven for Tolerance

Serge Berdugo

The Jewish Daily Forward reports:

Serge Berdugo pulled out his iPad and quickly scrolled to a photo showing Yom Kippur services at a Moroccan synagogue. 
“This is the whole story,” he said, pointing at a row of dignitaries sitting up front. Government officials, police officers and military commanders, all Muslim, come every year to honor the Jewish community on its holiest of days. The service is also carried live on the national TV.

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