Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach laid to rest

Tens of thousands attend Jerusalem funeral of leading haredi rabbi.

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Main Jerusalem streets, including the entrance to the city from Route 1, were closed to traffic as tens of thousands accompanied Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach zts"l, head of the Jerusalem Faction in the Litvish sector, to his final resting place.