Russian President Vladimir Putin wished a happy Jewish New Year to Russia’s Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar at a meetring on Sunday, Erev Yom Yov.
Putin asked Rabbi Lazar: How many children do you have?
Lazar: Thank G-d 14, and 7 grandchildren.
Putin: WOW, 14 we should all emulate you! All the best to your wife and family and a happy New Year.