Excluded From Ritual Baths by Law, non-Orthodox Jews Will Get Own State-funded Mikvehs

Jewish Agency confirms three or four mikvehs for Reform, Conservative Jews to be built. A key ultra-Orthodox lawmaker pledges to wage a 'world war' against the move.

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A 10-million-shekel ($2.6 million) allotment for “contact with the Diaspora” will go toward building ritual baths for Reform and Conservative Jews, the Jewish Agency confirmed to Haaretz on Wednesday, a...