Youth Aliya Prepared to Absorb, Educate Soviet Jewish Children
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Youth Aliya Prepared to Absorb, Educate Soviet Jewish Children

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Joseph Klarman, the head of Youth Aliya, said today that the movement was prepared to bring to Israel, absorb and educate Russian-Jewish children whose parents are prohibited from emigrating. There are about 500 children from Russia presently in Youth Aliya centers.

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