VIDEO: Yom Kippur crime in British-Mandate Jerusalem
Blowing the shofar at the Kotel, the Western Wall in Jerusalem, is a common sight, especially on Yom Kippur. Few know that before 1948, that simple act was a crime that would land you in a British prison. This clip produced by Toldot Yisrael documents how Jews conspired to outwit Mandate police, just for the chance to sound the shofar on Yom Kippur at this holy site – with the story told by those who had dared to do it.
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