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  • Mohel performs 4,500th brit

    August 17, 2011 | 10:46 am

    A mohel in Ukraine performed his 4,500th ritual circumcision.

    Rabbi Yaacov Gaissinovitch, a Chabad-Lubavitch emissary who also is a medical doctor, officiated at the landmark circumcision last week, the Jewish community of Dnepropetrovsk announced.

    Gaissinovitch has served as a...