Bonn Bans International Rally of Ex-members of Nazi Elite Corps
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Bonn Bans International Rally of Ex-members of Nazi Elite Corps

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An international rally of former SS members which was to have taken place in Hamelin, West Germany next September, has been banned following representations by civic organizations in Germany and abroad, it was announced here today by the World Jewish Congress.

The ramifications of international anti-Semitism and Nazi-Fascist movements will be discussed at a global gathering of World Jewish Congress leaders in Montreux, Switzerland, from August 11 to 13th. The meeting has been summoned by Dr. Nahum Goldmann, WJC president.

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