Menu JTA Search

News Brief

Download PDF for this date

Thirty one members of the Zeire Zion party were exiled to Siberia during the month of December, according to a report received by the “Daily Telegraph” from Moscow. Two Zionists, Greenfield and Basevitch, were exiled to remote districts and, in spite of the extreme cold, were prohibited from taking along warm clothing.

The Zionist leader Mikharek was exiled from Elisabethgrad and ordered to spend three years on the Solovetzky Islands in the White Sea.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund