Smuts Expresses Concern for European Jews, Reiterates Support of Zionism
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Smuts Expresses Concern for European Jews, Reiterates Support of Zionism

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Prime Minister Jan Christian Smuts, receiving a Jewish delegation today, voiced his profound concern for the Jews of Europe and his continued support of Zionist aspirations. The delegation, consisting of Isaac Gruenbaum, a member of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, and Prof, M. Frankel of Johannesburg, reported to the Prime Minister concerning the present situation of the European Jews and the latest developments in the Zionist movement.

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