400 Bulgarian Jews Leave for Israel; First to Hold Regular Visas from Jewish State
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400 Bulgarian Jews Leave for Israel; First to Hold Regular Visas from Jewish State

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A group of 400 Bulgarian Jews left here today en route to Israel. The members of this group were the first to leave this country with formal entry visas from the Jewish state in their possession.

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