Russia's invasion of Ukraine: A rabbi's perspective

Rabbi Meir Stambler talks about how the Russian invasion is affecting his family and the Jewish community, both in Dnipro and more widely across Ukraine.

Interview Video Published 19 May 2022 Updated 20 May 2022 6 minute watch

Russia's invasion of Ukraine: A rabbi's perspective

— Rabbi Meir Stambler talks about how the Russian invasion is affecting his family and the Jewish community, both in Dnipro and more widely across Ukraine.

Born in the US, Rabbi Stambler has been living in Ukraine for more than 30 years and is the head of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Ukraine.

Now living and working in Dnipro. Rabbi Stambler explains how the Jewish community has been helping with the evacuation of Ukrainians and his views on Putin’s claims of needing a ‘denazification’ of Ukraine.