Latvia synagogues

Latvia synagogues
A model of the Great Choral Synagogue in Riga is pictured in the Ghetto museum in Riga. Decades after destruction by the Nazis, Latvia's lost synagogue heritage has been recreated in intricate model form as part of efforts to recapture and document the once rich Jewish life in the Baltic country. Picture courtesy REUTERS/Ints Kalnins.

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Kevin Eckstrom

Kevin Eckstrom joined the Religion News Service staff in 2000 and became editor-in-chief in 2006.

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