South African Jews Condemn U.S. Abandonment of Partition; Pledge to Jewish State
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South African Jews Condemn U.S. Abandonment of Partition; Pledge to Jewish State

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The South African Board of Jewish Deputies and the Zionist Federation here this week-end termed America’s abandonment of partition a betrayal. “The United States has surrendered to threats of intimidation,” a joint statement declared, adding that the U.S. is “giving direct encouragement to aggression and resistance against the United Nations.”

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