In 1990, Gelfand won the Manila Interzonal to qualify as a Candidate for the 1993 World Championship.
At the 1991 Candidates, he prevailed over Predrag Nikolic, but was then defeated in the quarter final by eventual Candidates winner and championship challenger Nigel Short.
The Osijek synagogue was partly destroyed by the German invading forces.
Three days after the German occupation, local Croatians and ethnic Germans joined the German troops and helped demolish the building.
The brothers gave their mother and sister a bucket of water to wash themselves with during the 18-month period of abuse.
Hussein and Ahmed also admitted to assaulting their sister Ruhee Hussein, 30, using a belt buckle, a wooden spoon and a shoe.
Exhibition is Rijeka Synagouge At 9 Ivan Filipović Street is the location of a sacral object owned by the Jewish community Rijeka - the Rijeka Synagogue.
Till recently, not many citizens of Rijeka knew about the Rijeka Synagogue which represents an important building of both Jewish and Croatian architectural heritage, and which is therefore registered as one of the immovable cultural assets of Croatian Ministry of Culture. Jewish Community of Osijek Radićeva 13, 31000 Osijek Tel: 385 (0)31 211407 Email: [email protected]: page with Digital Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Osijek, Croatia on Damir Lajos Secretary: Drago Kohn Last updated on: April 14, 2011 By: Dean Kezan [email protected] update us!
This western half of Poland (which contained important Jewish communities such as those located in Galicia) contained a smaller, but not insignificant, number of Jews.The physical and economic situation of these Jews of the eastern Austro-Hungarian Empire was generally much better than their fellow Jews living in western end of Czarist Russia.The Jews of Russia were specifically expelled from Moscow and St. Later they were also expelled from rural areas within the Pale and forced to live only in shtetls.Born in Minsk in Belarus (then part of the USSR), he emigrated to Israel in 1998 where he currently resides.One of the most experienced of the elite players in the world, he has been a contender for the World Championship for most of his life, starting in 1991 when he first contested the Candidates, and culminating with his closely fought if unsuccessful challenge for the world crown in 2012 when he was 44 years old.
Two brothers have been jailed after they kept their mother and sister as slaves.