US Chabad Rabbi Loses Appeal Against Deportation From Russia

A Russian appeals court affirmed the expulsion order issued against an American rabbi working in Sochi, in what a local leader of the Chabad movement called a “dark day” for Jews. Read more

American Chabad Rabbi Booted From Russia As ‘Security Risk’

An American rabbi who has worked for the Chabad movement in Russia since 2002 said he and his family are facing deportation under a provision dealing with threats to national security. Read more