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Limmud FSU Israel preparations: several meetings with senior Israeli politicians

Matthew Bronfman, chairman of Limmud FSU International Steering Committee came this week to Israel in the framework of the advanced preparations for Limmud FSU Israel 2016 that will take place December 15-17 in Eilat, with more than 2,000 Russian-speaking young participants and volunteers from all over the country.

Bronfman met during the packed week with senior Israeli politicians and leaders, including the Minister of Justice Ayelet Shaked (Habait Hayehudi), Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel (Likud), and Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely (Likud).


Matthew Bronfman and Social Equality Minister Gila Gamliel

Among the issues that were discussed during the meetings : the fight against BDS movement , strengthening the ties between the State of Israel and the Jewish Diaspora – and in particular with the Russian-speaking Jews. Also, the senior officials were personally invited by Bronfman to participate in Limmud FSU Eilat festival.


Matthew Bronfman and Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely (Likud)