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In Lugansk, An Icy Ukraine Winter Tests A War-Torn Community

12/16/2014

Lugansk, Ukraine — In an unheated synagogue with no running water, a dozen Jews are trying to keep warm as temperatures here veer toward the single digits.

Jewish Honor For Ecumenical Leader

06/10/2014
Staff Writer

Many weeks during the year, Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein finds himself in rural, impoverished areas of the former Soviet Union, delivering food packages and good cheer to aging members of the Jewish community.

Courtesy of JDC
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