The highest national award presented to rabbi dr. Menachem Barkahan

On the 28th of November, President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis at the Castle of Riga presented the highest national award – Cross of Recognition – to head of Association “Shamir” and Riga Ghetto and Latvian Holocaust Musem Rabbi Dr.Menachem Barkahan The state’s highest award was given for a significant contribution to the preservation of the historical and cultural heritage of Latvia and transfer it to the next generations.

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