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  • Poland Returning Property to Surviving Jews, Foreign Minister Reports

    Polish Foreign Minister Wincenty Rzymowski, at a press conference here today, emphasized that his government is spending millions of (##)ctys for the economic rehabilitation of the surviving Jews in Poland and that the property confiscated from Jews during the German occupation is being returned. The Central Jewish Relief Committee in Warsaw, the Minister said, will… More ▸

  • Polish Prime Minister Asked to Take Measures to Curb Anti-jewish Terror in Poland

    An appeal to Polish Prime Minister Edward Osubka-Morawski, asking him to act so that the massacres of Jews in liberated Poland may”be stopped at once,” was cabled today by the Federation of Polish Jews in America following the reports of various anti-Jewish outbreaks in Cracow and the vicinity. “Deeply shocked by pograms in Cracow following… More ▸

  • Only 2,000 of 120,000 Jews Deported from France by Germans Have Returned

    Only about 2,000 of the 120,000 Jews doported from France by the Germans have returned, according to Meilech Topicl, president of the Federation of Polish Jews in France. Addressing a meeting, last night, in Town Hall, arranged by the American Federation of Polish Jews, M. Topiol, who was a leader of the Franch underground, said… More ▸

  • International Assistance for Polish Jewry Demanded at World Conference of Polish Jews

    Post-war guarantees against anti-Semitism, Jewish participation in the trial of war criminals, international assistance in the rehabilitation and reconstruction of Jewish life in Poland, reparations for property of Jewish individuals and institutions destroyed by the Germans and support of Jewish aspirations in Palestine were among the demands presented today by Dr. Joseph Tenenbaum, president of… More ▸

  • Tenenbaum in Reply to Arciszewski Reiterates Charges Poles Failed to Aid Warsaw Jews

    Replying to a statement by Premier Tomaz Arciszewski of the Polish Government-in-Exile, which challenged charges by Dr. Joseph Tenenbaum, president of the American Federation of Polish Jews, that the London Government’s underground forces in Poland did not assist the participants in the Warsaw Ghetto revolt, Dr. Tenenbaum today reiterated his accusations, citing evidence given by… More ▸

  • International Conference of Polish Jews Will Be Held in New York Next Month

    An international conference of Polish Jews will open here on May 26, with delegates from Poland, England, Palestine, Canada and Latin-American countries in attendance, it was announced today by the American Federation of Polish Jews which is sponsoring the meeting. Addressing a press conference here, Dr. Joseph Tenenbaum, president of the federation, also reported that… More ▸