Russian Jews in favor of the restitution of religious property

Moscow. 28 Feb. INTERFAX – Jews support the restitution of property of religious purpose, said the Federation of Jewish communities of Russia.

“I can’t say that for the people in the synagogues, with whom I talk, the question of the transfer of property of the Russian Orthodox Church is an urgent issue. They rightly believe that, in General, do not mind their business, and, in General, restitution, of course, support”, – said the head of public relations Department of the FJC Russia Boruch Gorin in the program “Hard to be God” on the TV channel “Rain”.

As he said, according to the Jews, “the stolen and the expropriation is perceived as a theft, must be repaid”.

At the same time B. Gorin noted the efforts of the state to return the real property to religious organizations.

“We see the state of thinking in this sense, transmit if possible buildings including Jewish organizations. This concerns the provision of space for schools, for synagogues in those places where synagogues have been demolished, and their not there,” he said.