Shas chairman Aryeh Deri spoke on Tuesday and referred to the political situation of the Shas movement and the state of the country.
“In the last year we were in a few emergencies. At first, the movement was in danger. They were eulogizing us and thinking we would disappear, and we acted as well as we could. Then United Torah Judaism was in danger. We worked with all our might and boruch Hashem, we now have good mazal. It is for us to daven that Hashem will make our achievement a great success. It is now in Hashem’s hands,” Deri said.
“Maran Rabbeinu Ovadia Yosef zt”l once commented on Shas and said she was the ‘mezuzah of the state.’ If I may say in the holiday atmosphere – Shas is the sukkah of the state,” Shas chairman added.
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