Approximately 200 representatives of the Jewish religious community hold a mass protest at the walls of the Economic Court of Kiev.
About 200 representatives of the Jewish religious community held a mass protest at the walls of the Economic Court of Kiev on the eve of of Pesach. Kiev city officials are accused by Jewish community in trying to take away the land allocated earlier in Solomenskiy district of Kiev for construction of the Jewish community cente complex.
The area in which it was planned to build center for the elderly, medical center, cultural center and library for the jewish community, city officials plan to take away on the eve of the biggest Jewish holiday of Pesach.
Jewish community appeales to the President of Ukraine, Prime Minister of Ukraine, General Prosecutor of Ukraine with a request to stop the anti-Semitic actions of the Kiev city authorities.
The event was attended by the President of the World Forum of Russian-speaking Jewry and the head of the Jewish religious community of Kiev Alexander Levin and Chief Rabbi of Ukraine Moshe Reuven Asman.