Kukliansky and CPJCE exit from conference center development in Vilnius, Lithuania

VILNIUS, LITHUANIA – An Israeli court has ruled that the Committee for Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in Europe (CPJCE) and Ms. Faina Kukliansky, a Lithuanian attorney may not participate in the conference center development, on a Jewish cemetery. The ruling is a blow to the developers of the controversial conference…

Leaders in Vilnius Jewish Community uncover deep-seated corruption

VILNIUS, LITHUANIA – In a strongly worded letter by the Vilnius Jewish Community, three senior board members expressed their shock and horror at the conduct of Ms. Faina Kukliansky, for her support of the new international conference center development on a  500-year old Jewish cemetery at Piramónt, in the Shnípeshok…

CPJCE (Committee For Preservation Of Jewish Cemeteries In Europe) Looses Its Credibility In Jewish Community

LONDON – In 1992 a non-profit committee aiming to protect and preserve Jewish cemeteries in Europe was established. It was called the Committee for Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in Europe (CPJCE), founded by Rabbi Elyakim Schlesinger. Fresh out the gate, it had the tacit support of the Jewish community in…

Committee for Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in Europe (CPJCE) has lost the plot

LONDON – In 1992 a non-profit committee aiming to protect and preserve Jewish cemeteries in Europe was established. It was called the Committee for Preservation of Jewish Cemeteries in Europe (CPJCE), founded by Rabbi Elyakim Schlesinger. Fresh out the gate, it had the tacit support of the Jewish community in…