Moldovan Prime Minister, Pavel Filip. Have visited on Sunday the Western Wall in Jerusalem.
The visit was part of Filip’s trip to Israel, and he was accompanied by a convoy of security guards, Moldovan and Israeli intelligence officials, and a delegation of government officials and other public figures.
At the Western Wall, Filip met with Rabbi Mendy Zalmanov, Shliach to Kostanai Kazakhstan, grandson of the firs Chabad emissary and Chief Rabbi of Moldova, Rabbi Zalman Hacohen Abelsky OBM. The two held a conversation about the Jewish life Moldova.
Mr. Filip was very moved. During his visit, as he recited a prayer in front of the Western Wall. He then placed a note between its stones.