Few Polish Jews Will Arrive in Israel Despite Lifting of Ban by Warsaw Government
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Few Polish Jews Will Arrive in Israel Despite Lifting of Ban by Warsaw Government

Although the Polish Government has lifted its ban on the migration of Polish Jews to Israel, the number of immigrants leaving Poland will be limited in the beginning, the Jewish Agency announced today.

In informed circles here it was asserted today that the Polish Government still maintains certain restrictions on the granting of exit visas to Polish Jews.

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