Earlier today, Governer Andrew Coumo issued a statement lending unequivocal support to Israel in this time of crisis.


agudah_logoIn response to this statement Rabbi David Zwiebel, Executive Vice President of Agudath Israel, penned a letter to Governor Cuomo thanking him for his unwavering support.

“[…] your simple an uncomplicated assertion that New York stands with Israel is welcome indeed.” Wrote Rabbi Zwiebel, adding: “as always, you are in our thoughts and prayers.”

The full text of Governor Cuomo’s statement as well as Rabbi Zweibel’s letter, can be found below.



Govenor Cuomo Statement and Letter