New York Rabbi, Wife Killed in Attacks

Ran Chabad-Lubavitch center in Mumbai, India

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    Dec. 2: An ultra-Orthodox Jew mourns beside the body of Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg during the funeral for him and his wife, Rivka, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: An Israeli mourner attends the funeral for Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka Holtzberg in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Ultra-Orthodox Jews attend the funeral for Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Mourners gather for the funeral of Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Ultra-Orthodox Jews carry the body of Rivka Holtzberg during the joint funeral for her and her husband, Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Ultra-Orthodox Jews attend the funeral for Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Mourners attend the funeral for Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife, Rivka Holtzberg, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: An ultra-Orthodox mourner stands between the bodies of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, 29, left, and his wife Rivkah, 28, right, killed in the Mumbai Jewish center attack, during their funeral procession in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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    Dec. 2: The body of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, 29, who was killed in the Mumbai Jewish center attack, is carried during the funeral procession for him and his wife Rivkah, 28, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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    Dec. 2: 03 Mourners react during the funeral of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, 29, and his wife Rivkah, 28, killed in the Mumbai Jewish center attack, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv.

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    Dec. 2: Mourners react during the funeral of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, 29, and his wife Rivkah, 28, killed in the Mumbai Jewish center attack, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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    Dec. 2: Mourners react during the funeral of Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, 29, and his wife Rivkah, 28, killed in the Mumbai Jewish center attack, in Kfar Chabad near Tel Aviv, Israel.

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    Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, left, and his wife Rivkah Holtzberg, the directors of Chabad-Lubavitch of Mumbai, India. The Holtzbergs were at one of the sites attacked by suspected militants in Mumbai on Nov. 26, 2008.

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    Israeli rabbi Gabriel Holtzberg and his wife Rivkah are among several hostages held by gunmen in a Jewish center in Mumbai, following a series of attacks in the city.

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    Dec. 1, 2008: Moshe Holtzberg, the 2-year-old orphan of the rabbi and his wife slain in the Mumbai Jewish center, smiles during a memorial service at a synagogue in Mumbai, India. Holtzberg will fly to Israel Monday on an Israeli Air Force jet with his parents' remains and the Indian woman who rescued him, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman said.

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    Dec. 1, 2008: One of six coffins containing the body of a victim from the attack on the Jewish Center in Mumbai, India is carried by Israeli soldiers at a ceremony after arriving in Tel Aviv, Israel. The bodies of six Jewish victims of the of the Chabad House hostage siege, including Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and his wife Rivkah, arrived in Israel and were expected to be buried Tuesday.

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    Moishe Holtzberg, 2, the son of Israeli rabbi Gabriel Holtzberg and his wife Rivkah, who were among several hostages held by gunmen in a Jewish center in Mumbai, following a series of attacks in the city that killed more than 100 people. Moishe was released together with another center worker twelve hours after gunmen stormed the building.

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    Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, left, the co-director of Chabad-Lubavitch of Mumbai, India, is seen. The Holtzbergs were at one of the sites attacked by suspected militants in Mumbai, Nov. 26, 2008. A cook who pulled Holtzberg's toddler son out of the building said she had seen Holtzberg and his wife lying on the floor, apparently unconscious.

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    Rivkah Holtzberg, left, co-director of the Chabad-Lubavitch of Mumbai, India, opens a newly renovated ritual bath in 2006. Holtzberg and her husband Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg were at one of the sites attacked by suspected militants in Mumbai, Nov. 26, 2008.

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    Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg, left, the co-director of Chabad-Lubavitch of Mumbai, India, is seen. Holtzberg was at one of the sites attacked by suspected militants in Mumbai, Nov. 26, 2008.

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    Nov. 28, 2008: Shimon Rozenberg, left, holds his grandson Moshe Holtzberg in Mumbai, India. The parents of Moshe, Rabbi Gavriel Noach Holtzberg and his wife, Rivkah, were killed in an attack on the Chabad House in Mumbai. Moshe who celebrated his second birthday Saturday, was rescued Thursday by a Chabad-Lubavitch center employee.

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    Dec. 1, 2008: Moshe Holtzberg, the 2-year-old orphan of the rabbi and his wife slain at the Jewish center during the Mumbai attacks is seen with his relatives at a synagogue in Mumbai, India. Holtzberg will fly to Israel Monday on an Israeli Air Force jet with his parents' remains and the Indian woman who rescued him, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman said.

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    Dec. 1, 2008: Moshe Holtzberg, the 2-year-old orphan of the rabbi and his wife slain in the Mumbai Jewish center, reacts during a memorial service at a synagogue in Mumbai, India. Holtzberg will fly to Israel Monday on an Israeli Air Force jet with his parents' remains and the Indian woman who rescued him, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman said.

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    Dec. 1, 2008: Moshe Holtzberg, the 2-year-old orphan of the rabbi and his wife slain in the Mumbai Jewish center, cries during a memorial service at a synagogue in Mumbai, India.

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    Rabbi Gavriel, right, and his wife Rivkah Holtzberg, left, co-directors of Chabad-Lubavitch of Mumbai, India, perform a Jewish wedding in Mumbai, India, in 2006. The Holtzbergs were at one of the sites attacked by suspected militants in Mumbai, Nov. 26, 2008. A cook who pulled the Holtzbergs' toddler son out of the building said she had seen Holtzberg and his wife lying on the floor, apparently unconscious.

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