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Muslim man opens first-ever Hebrew course in Indonesia

  • Tue, 13 Mar 2018 21:39

While some criticize effort to promote language, Sapri Sale's previously published Hebrew-Indonesian dictionary received endorsement from senior imam A Sunni Muslim man recently opened the first-ever Hebrew course in Indonesia, a Muslim-majority country that has no formal ties with Israel and where Hebrew is generally seen as the language of the enemy. Sapri Sale, who last year published the first Hebrew-Indonesian dictionary, says it is mostly Christians who are interested in his courses but he expects Muslims to increasingly become interested in learning the language as well.

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