Jun 22, 2020 | News | Jerusalem & Area

Chief Rabbi of Iran speaks out

Iranian Jews enjoy ‘total freedom of religion’, Iran’s chief rabbi claimed in an interview Sunday, arguing that Jews in Iran are by some measures safer than Jews in Europe.

Rabbi Yehuda Garami, the chief rabbi of Iran, spoke with Al-Monitor in an interview published Sunday, discussing the Iranian Jewish community’s relationship with the Islamic republic, how the coronavirus pandemic impacted the community, and how Iranian Jews handle the difficult subject of their country’s hostile attitude towards the State of Israel.

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