Morocco completes ambitious Jewish cemetery restoration project | Washington Diplomat

Reporting from an event held on Capitol Hill honoring Morocco’s restoration of historic Jewish cemeteries: Nearly 200 Moroccan and U.S. officials, members of Congress, religious leaders and guests attended a Nov. 17 reception honoring Morocco’s just-completed “Houses of Life” project, which since 2010 has restored 167 Jewish cemeteries under the patronage of King Mohammed VI. Co-sponsored by the American Jewish Committee (AJC) and the Council of Jewish Communities of Morocco ...