Roumanian Government to Dissolve Bucharest Kehillah, is Report
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Roumanian Government to Dissolve Bucharest Kehillah, is Report

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The Kehillah Board, governing the affairs of the Jewish community in the Roumanian capital will be dissolved and a government commission will be appointed instead to take charge, according to a report published today in the Roumanian Jewish newspaper, “Adeverul.”

According to the newspaper, the government commission is to be composed of Jewish members of the National Peasant (government) party, and adds that the Jewish community is perturbed over the interference of the government in the autonomy of the Kehillah and the appointment of a partisan body.

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