Menu JTA Search

News Brief

Download PDF for this date

Chancellor Helmut Schmidt has reaffirmed that he has no plans to visit Israel in the foreseeable future. Briefing German journalists, officials close to the Chancellor said that such a visit would not be opportune in view of the differences of opinion between Bonn and Jerusalem, notably on the issue of establishing and maintaining Israeli settlements on the West Bank.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund