Israel sends 'a big hug' to Diaspora Jewish communities hard hit by COVID-19
May 22, 2020
JERUSALEM (JTA)-The flags of countries that are home to Jewish communities hard hit by COVID-19 were projected on the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem.
The event held Tuesday night by the Diaspora Affairs Ministry in support of Jewish communities around the world and their home countries also saw representatives of youth groups in Israel waving the flags of dozens of countries in front of the Jaffa Gate.
"Demonstrating support tonight for our Jewish brothers and sisters in all communities around the world," Diaspora Affairs Minister Tzipi Hotovely said in a statement. "Israel sends a big...