Jewish Leaders in Argentina United on Necessity for Helping Liberated Jews in Europe
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Jewish Leaders in Argentina United on Necessity for Helping Liberated Jews in Europe

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Leaders of various Jewish organizations participated today in the installation of new executive officers of the Junta de Ayuda Judia, the central Jewish relief organization.

Addressing the gathering, Simon Mirelman, leader of the Junta, declared that whatever the political differences among the Jews in Argentina, they realize the necessity of helping the Jews in Europe. The Junta is conducting its relief activities in cooperation with the American Joint Distribution Committee.

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