More than 2,000 Jewish pilgrims have already arrived in Uman, Ukraine, to celebrate the Jewish New Year at the tomb of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov.

A series of one-page notes distributed weekly.

The event was attended by around 80 people from 35 countries, who make up Keren Hayesod's global leadership team.

The Jewish Community of Prague inaugurated the monument “The Return of the Stones”, which gives new meaning to hundreds of headstones taken from the old Jewish cemetery in 1987.

The award will be made by the Minerva Council of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro.

Debrecen has the second largest population in Hungary and was home to a large Jewish community before the Holocaust.