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Jewish Minister of Commerce in Cuba Removed by Castro from Post

Maximo Bergman, Minister for Internal Commerce in the Cuban Government under Fidel Castro, has been removed from his post, according to information from Havana reaching here today.

Mr. Bergman, a graduate of a Jewish school in Havana, has held the Ministerial post for the last year. The Havana dispatch reported he has been demoted to a low post in the Ministry which he headed, while his high place has been given to Manuel Lasardo, a member of the central committee of the Cuban Communist Party.