SURUC, TURKEY - MARCH 25: Men walk past tents in Suruc refugee camp on March 25, 2015 in Suruc, Turkey. The camp is the largest of its kind in Turkey with a population of around 35,000 Syrians who have fled the ongoing civil war in their country. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
IDLIB, SYRIA - APRIL 05: A chemical gas attack survivor 9-years-old boy, Hassan Dallal, receives medical treatment at an hospital Maarrat al-Nu'man Town of Idlib, Syria on April 05, 2017. On Tuesday more than 100 civilians had been killed and 500 others, mostly children, injured in Assad Regime's suspected chlorine gas attack carried out by warplanes in the town of Khan Shaykun, Idlib province. (Photo by Mohammed Karkas/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
Posted: Monday, April 10, 2017 12:11 pm
TEL AVIV (JTA) – At a Shabbat service in Tel Aviv on Friday evening, congregants recited the mourner’s prayer for those killed in Syria’s civil war.
Standing before a mural of the Tree of Life, the rabbi of Beit Daniel, the largest Reform synagogue in Israel, delivered a sermon on the Jewish obligation to condemn the savagery of the war. And a bar mitzvah boy led a prayer for peace in honor of the Syrian people, whom Israelis have long considered enemies.
Monday, April 10, 2017 12:11 pm.