Settlement in Ukraine Continues Unabated
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Settlement in Ukraine Continues Unabated

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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

A report on the transmigration taking place in the Ukraine was presented to the Central Executive Committee of the National Minorities Council in the Ukraine.

In the districts of Cherson, Mariupol, Odessa, Melitopol. Zaporozhie, 150,000 hectares have been allotted, mainly to Jewish colonists.

The Ukrainnian governmental department for settling Jews on the land has decided on vigorous measures to supply the colonists with flour, fodder and seeds and to increase the number of tractor associations. The settlers will be provided with an average of two cows.

All representatives of the Comzet have been ordered to carry on undiminshed the construction schedules.

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