New Roumanian Citizenship Law May Relieve Refugee Jews
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New Roumanian Citizenship Law May Relieve Refugee Jews

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The Council of Ministers has authorized Dr. Iunian, Minister of Justice, to bring before the Roumanian parliament the draft of a law changing the citizenship status. If this law is passed, some 200,000 Jewish refugees in Bessarabia will become eligible to Roumanian citizenship.

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