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Ministry of Education and Culture Will Take over Educational Television Authority

The Israel Ministry of Education and Culture will take over the Educational Television Authority established two years ago by Lord Victor Rothschild and the Rothschild Foundation. The transfer will take place next April 19 and will be for a period of two years. Its future administration will be decided at a later date. Studios and transmitters of the authority were presented as a gift to the Israel Government by the Rothschilds. The Ministry of Education will have to pay for broadcasts.