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Rabbi Avremel Okonov of the Friends of Refugees of Eastern Europe (FREE) of Brighton Beach synagogue and community center, survey water damage in the center's school library on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Earlier Rabbi Okonov tried to rescue six water-damaged Torahs in floods from Superstorm Sandy, as well as a seeking temporary location for 140 students from grades 1- 6 who lost their school to flooding. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) ORG XMIT: NYBM208