17 octombrie 2021

Last Jew out of Afghanistan set to land in Israel this week


Zebulon Simantov, who recently divorced his Israeli wife, is awaiting visa from Istanbul consulate to travel to the Jewish state; unclear if he plans to stayZebulon Simantov, Afghanistan’s last Jew, who fled the Taliban’s rule last month, is en route to Israel this week, The Times of Israel has learned.Simantov, 62, who left Afghanistan by trekking across the border to a neighboring country in September with the help of businessman Moti Kahana, is expected to arrive in Israel on Monday.Kahana [...]