South African Synagogues Guarded After Bomb Attempt
Menu JTA Search

South African Synagogues Guarded After Bomb Attempt

Download PDF for this date

Police guards were posted before all synagogues today following an attempt to dynamite the Benoni Synagogue and street attacks on Jews. Jewish organizations urged the Government to adopt legislation protecting minorities.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund