Communists in Austria Leave Jewish Community; Fear Russia
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Communists in Austria Leave Jewish Community; Fear Russia

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Dozens of Communist-minded Jews have disaffiliated themselves from the Vienna Jewish Community, it was announced here today at a meeting of the Community Council. The Socialist members of the Council charged that the pro-Communists had left fearing to be identified by the Russians with the Jewish community.

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