New Roumanian Citizenship Law to Be Introduced Shortly
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New Roumanian Citizenship Law to Be Introduced Shortly

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A new citizenship law that will solve the problem of those people now living in Roumania who, as a result of the war are citizens of no country will be introduced into the Roumanian parliament before the end of the present session, according to the Roumanian newspaper “Lupta.”

In a long discussion in the Senate, the representative of the Jewish faith in the upper house, Senator Niemerower, demanded to know when a law will be enacted enabling Jewish children in the state schools to be educated in the Jewish religion. They are now taught Christianity. Professor Costacescu, the minister of education was absent and no reply was given.

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