1905- A pogrom took place in Zhitomir, Ukraine, Russia, costing many Jewish lives plus the life of a Russian student who tried to help the Jews.

 

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בּשׁלח (B'shalach)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shabbat, 13 Shevat, 5779

Saturday, January 19, 2019

 

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