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The Times of Israel: Jewish doctor said murdered in Ukraine

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Oct. 21, 2012, 10:23 a.m. | Ukraine abroad — by The Times of Israel

A well-known Jewish orthopedist and professor in Lviv, Ukraine, was reportedly murdered on Saturday morning near his home by three young Muslim men, who were later captured by the police.
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Prominent orthopedist reportedly slain by three former students.

A well-known Jewish orthopedist and professor in Lviv, Ukraine, was reportedly murdered on Saturday morning near his home by three young Muslim men, who were later captured by the police.

According to the Jewish Press and ultra-Orthodox Israeli website bhol.co.il, the perpetrators were former students of Leon Freifeld’s who had been expelled from university due to poor grades. Read the full story here.

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