Polish Government Asked to Act to Halt Extermination of Hungarian Jews in Poland
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Polish Government Asked to Act to Halt Extermination of Hungarian Jews in Poland

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Urgent measures by the Polish Government to halt the extermination of Hungarian and other Jews in Poland were asked today by Dr. Ignacy Schwarzbart, Jewish deputy, in an address in the Polish National Council. Dr. Schwarzbart told the session, which was attended by Premier Stanislaw Mikolajczyk, that 100,000 Hungarian Jews have been murdered recently in Poland.

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