Jewish-owned Farm Land in Slovakia Seized by Government
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Jewish-owned Farm Land in Slovakia Seized by Government

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The Bratislava newspaper, Slovak, reaching here today, reports that farm land belonging to Jews in several small villages in Slovakia has been confiscated.

The paper states that Jewish-owned agricultural holdings in the townships of Velsice, Zahorcie, Siroke, Kovarce and Bzenia have been expropriated and turned over to non-Jewish peasants.

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