Terror Attacks in Istanbul
International Society for Sephardic Progress extends its
heartfelt condolences to HaRav Isak Haleva the Grand Rabbi of
Turkish Jewry who's community has experienced two murderous attacks
over the last holy Shabbat. The two barbaric bombings, one at
Kahal Kadosh Neve Shalom and the other at K.K. Beit
Shalom were just more examples of how Jews are being targeted
attack in Turkey was an attack on Klal Yisrael, on all of the
Jewish people--as well as all members of civilized society. We
offer our prayers for a full recovery to all of the injured, and
strength for the family and friends. For those poor souls who
have lost their lives, we know there souls shall repose in heaven.
Todas las kondoleensias la Komunidad Judia de Turkiya i Hahambashi
de Turkiya i el Judaizmo Turko en jeneral. Ke su alma repoze en
hearts are heavy with sorrow and frustration over this senseless
violent act which has destroyed not only lives of the victims,
but their families as well. We call upon the governments of Turkey
and Israel to do all they can to swiftly identify and bring to
justice these killers.
their memory be blessed, may their spilled blood and lives be
avenged--Baruch Dayan HaEmet, Ashem Yikom Damo.
International Society for Sephardic Progress (ISFSP) is a Jewish
agency developed to serve the Sephardic community--the descendants
of the Jews of historic Spain, Portugal, North Africa and the
Levant who share both common religious and cultural bonds. Although
based in the United States, the ISFSP is an advocacy organization
representing Sephardim internationally. The ISFSP also functions
to produce high quality Jewish educational projects which will
educate the public on the rich Sephardic Jewish communities, past
ISFSP is a
a non-profit organization.