30,000 Hasidim arrive in Ukraine to celebrate Rosh Hashanah

19:05, 10 September 2018

It’s day two of celebrations of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Over 30,000 Hassidim gathered in the town of Uman, central Ukraine, to pay tribute to their spiritual leader Rabbi Nachman who is buried there.

About 600 Ukrainian and 20 Israeli law enforcers maintain the public security. Currently, the situation is calm.