Why the Romans Besieged Jerusalem

TISHA B'AV: Why didn't they just attack? What Vespasian told his generals will truly shock you!

Why did the Romans besiege Jerusalem for so long?

That’s what one of Vespasian’s generals asked him – why not just enter the city and destroy it?

What Josephus writes was Vespasian’s answer is fascinating!

Watch Rav Perez explain:

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