Jews Win 11 Seats in Amsterdam Council
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Jews Win 11 Seats in Amsterdam Council

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Jews won a signal victory in the elections here today. Of the forty-five councillors elected to the Amsterdam Municipal Council, eleven are Jews.

Candidates who sought office on an anti-Semitic platform were defeated.

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