First Zionist Activity Starts in Albania
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First Zionist Activity Starts in Albania

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Zionist activities were launched in this country for the first time today when establishment of a Jewish National Fund committee was authorized by the Government. The committee is headed by two of Albania’s oldest Jewish settlers, Menachem Yomtov and Isaac Cohen.

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