Electors Cast Their Ballot for Israel's Next Chief Rabbi, Results Expected Soon

150 electors hold a secret ballot in Jerusalem to elect one Ashkenazi and one Sephardi chief rabbi; three protesters gather outside hotel to protest candidacy of Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu, due to his past racist statements.

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The 150 electors of the Chief Rabbinate cast their vote on Wednesday for the Israel's next top Sephardi and Ashkenazi clerics. The two chief rabbis will...