Jewish Groups in Brazil Hold Three-day Parley; Form Confederation
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Jewish Groups in Brazil Hold Three-day Parley; Form Confederation

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A three-day meeting of representatives of various Jewish organizations throughout Brazil concluded here today with the formation of a Confederation of Jewish Organizations of Brazil.

The first act of the new confederation was to affiliate with the World Jewish Congress. Represented at the parley were the Jewish communities of various Brazilian cities including Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Curityba and Bello Horizonte.

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