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About 2,000 ultra-Orthodox Jews traveled through Belarus in hope of celebrating Rosh Hashanah in the city of Uman, but couldn't reach their destination
'Ukraine has shut its borders to foreigners, and no exclusions will be made for the Hasidic pilgrims,' Interior Ministry official says
Both the Ukranian and Israeli governments have attempted to limit the pilgrimage to Uman
Meir Rubinstein received special permission from Ukrainian authorities ■ 2,000 Bratslav Hasidim are estimated to have made the pilgrimage despite restrictions
Delegation to be part of preparations made for annual pilgrimage of Bratslav Hasidim to the grave of Rabbi Nachman, to assist the local Uman police in maintaining public order
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Tens of thousands of Hasidic Jews descend on Uman every year on the Jewish New Year to visit the grave of Rabbi Nachman of Bratslav
Prof. Gamzu says Hasidic pilgrimage should be barred amid the pandemic, while Miki Zohar of Likud says he is violating religious freedom
Ronni Gamzu repeats his recommendation to bar flights to Uman and notes that infection rates in Arab communities are steadily increasing
It did not say how many Hasidic Jews would be allowed into Ukraine for the pilgrimage to Uman to celebrate Rosh Hashanah, or give any further detail
Tens of thousands of Hasidic Jews from the Bratslav sect flock to Uman during the Rosh Hashanah holiday, an event that Ukraine's foreign minister says could endanger visitors and locals alike
Members of the Bratslav Hasidim have accused officials of leaking misinformation about the size of the annual pilgrimage to Uman, which they insist will be much smaller than normal
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Jews will have to forego the annual pilgrimage, mayor says
Pilgrims annually visit the burial site of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, who during his lifetime had called on his followers to be with him on Rosh Hashanah
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Yad Vashem criticized the decision, reportedly calling it 'puzzling'