Transit Center Opened Near Paris for Jewish Immigrants Passing Through France
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Transit Center Opened Near Paris for Jewish Immigrants Passing Through France

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A transit center for the temporary care of Jewish immigrants en route to other countries was opened at Bezons, near Paris, today by the Coactor, a French-Jewish relief organization. The center, which can accommodate 110 persons, now holds 30 emigrants awaiting departure for South America.

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