Istanbul Jewish Community to Hold Elections; First Changes in 20 Years Expected
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Istanbul Jewish Community to Hold Elections; First Changes in 20 Years Expected

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Jewish communal elections will be held next month in Galata, the center of Istanbul where two-thirds of the city’s 37,000 Jews reside, it was announced here today.

The present members of the Jewish communal council have remained in their posts for the last 20 years. It is believed that the elections will bring into the council new and younger elements.

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