A Captivating Account of Heroism and Love of the Promised Land

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chabadbriarcliff.com
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Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Yosef Mendelevich became a household name after "Operation Wedding" when he along with 15 others were arrested for their attempt to hijack an airplane and escape from the Soviet Union.  He spent 11 years in the Soviet Gulag during which he and Natan Sharansky became fast friends, secretly communicating with one another through crude yet innovative methods.  When he was finally released as a result of massive international pressure and protests he received a hero's welcome in Israel.  Tickets are $20, Sponsor $118 (includes 2 VIP Tickets, Wine & Sushi with Yosef Mendelevich at 6:15pm)

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914-236-3200
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