Shelters prepared for Hasidim in Uman in case of alarm

Shelters prepared for Hasidim in Uman in case of alarm

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 Shelters prepared for Hasidim in Uman in case of alarm

In Uman, before the celebration of the Jewish New Year of Rosh Hashanah, 21 shelters were prepared in case of an air raid warning. This was stated by the head of the Cherkasy OVA Igor Taburets.

" In Uman we have 21 simple shelters, they were converted from basements. There is a special shelter for 2,000-2,500 people at the very place of celebrations,” the head of the region said.

During the Hasidic pilgrimage from September 19 to 30, an enhanced security regime will operate in Uman.

Law enforcers held exercises in Uman on the eve of the arrival of the Hasidim. Among the planned security measures during the celebration, mass trade and crowds of people will be prohibited.

Let us remind you that more than a thousand pilgrims have already arrived in Uman, Cherkasy region to celebrate Rosh Hashanah.

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