17 Men, One Woman Arrested for Participating in Recent Anti-jewish Outbreak in Hungary
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17 Men, One Woman Arrested for Participating in Recent Anti-jewish Outbreak in Hungary

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Eleven men and one woman are under arrest for participation in the recent Miskolc lynching, where three Jews lost their lives and six men are being held as instigators of the outbreak, is was revealed here today.

The announcement came at the conclusion of a police investigation. Indictments will be ready next week, and then the accused will be tried by a special council of five judges.

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