Tenth Arab Sentenced to Death

A military court today sentenced to death an Arab, Mustafa Mansour, convicted of participating in an attack on a Jewish bus last Dec. 30 during which a Jew was fatally wounded. Mansour is the tenth Arab to receive the death sentence from an army court.

A Safed court yesterday sentenced to two-month jail terms 16 Jews from Boukhara convicted of entering Palestine illegally. Forty-one others, including 39 women, were given their freedom on bail pending deportation.

High Commissioner Wauchope yesterday laid the cornerstone of Wauchope Bridge, which is to span the Yarkon River.

NEXT STORY