Statement by Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah of America

Emphasizing the central role that Torah study plays in ensuring Jewish continuity and strengthening Jewish security, the Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah of America has expressed its deep concern regarding the effort to revoke the longstanding exemption for yeshivah students from the Israeli military draft.  Following is the text of the statement of the Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah of America, followed by a general translation.