Ford Threatened by Arab Boycott Committee for Its Plans in Israel
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Ford Threatened by Arab Boycott Committee for Its Plans in Israel

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Word has been received here that Mohammed Mahjoub, a high official of the Arab boycott office in Beirut, has threatened an Arab ban against products of the Ford Motor Corporation. The threat resulted from reports that Ford will establish an assembly plant in Israel for tractors and trucks.

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