Shot Dagestan Rabbi in Stable Condition

The Times of Israel has reported that Ovadia Isakov, a Chabad rabbi, was in serious but stable condition after being shot by a suspected terrorist in Russia on Thursday. Isakov is the chief rabbi of Derbent, in the Republic of Dagestan.

Russia’s Investigative Committee stated that Isakov’s overt Jewish identity “is among the possible motives investigators are considering for the attack.”

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