Ireland

  • Israel Minister to Britain Arrives in Ireland on Visit

    Eliahu Elath, Israel Minister to Britain, arrived here for a five-day stay during which he will see the President of Eire and several Cabinet Ministers, including the Ministers for Trade and External Affairs. On his arrival, Minister Elath said his country would welcome the establishment of full diplomatic relations between Israel and Eire as well… More ▸

  • New Jewish Journal Appears in Dublin

    The first issue of “Halapid” (Torch), a Jewish monthly magazine devoted “to the interests of Irish Jewry,” made its appearance here today. In a statement of aims, the editors say that the magazine will endeavor to stimulate literary and artistic talent in the Jewish community. They also say that the magazine will not hesitate “to… More ▸

  • Premier of Northern Ireland Lauds Jewish Courage, Contributions

    Britons recognize the courage which the Jews have shown throughout the centuries and the contributions which the. Jews have made to the fine arts and the world rejoices that the Jews now have their own homeland, Sir Basil Brooke, Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, said at a reception here tendered by the Belfast Jewish community… More ▸

  • President and Premier of Eire Honor Israel Parliamentary Delegation Visiting Dublin

    Dr. Sean T. O’Kelly, President of Eire, yesterday received the Israel delegation to the conference of the Inter-Parliamentary Union at his official residence in Phoenix Park. The delegation was subsequently honored at a state reception given by Premier John A. Costello at the Gresham Hotel. Leading members of the Irish Jewish community attended the reception…. More ▸

  • ?00 Jewish Refugee Orphans Arrive in Ireland for Resettlement in Dublin Area

    One hundred Jewish refugee orphans from Eastern Europe arrived in Ireland for resettlement in the Dublin area, it was imported here today The children, between the ages of four and 16, were brought to Dublin under the auspices of the Chief Rabbis Emergency Belief Council. Local Jewish ministers and communal leaders report that they are… More ▸

  • The Minister of Partitioned Northern Ireland Favors Same Solution for Palestine

    Partition may well be the best solution of the Palestine problem, Sir Basil Brooks, Prime Minister of Ulster, (a part of partitioned ?land), said here today. “In a country where differences of religion and races and economic alliances first, partition becomes the justifiable solution,” he said. Pointing to the Irish sample, he said that permanent… More ▸

  • Jewish Orphans Arrive in Ireland from Prague; Will Live in Refugee Settlement

    Twenty-five Jewish children, some of whom were confined in the Belsen concentration camp, arrived here during the week-end by air from Prague to start live anew at the Jewish Refugee Settlement farm at Mill Isle, County Down. The children, whose ages ranged from 14 to 17 are homeless and stateless orphans. Altogether 1,000 children are… More ▸

  • Rabbi Brickner Feted by Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, Other Notables

    Sir Basil Brooke, Premier of Northern Ireland, and several members of his cabinet were among the notables attending a luncheon today for Rabbi Barnett Brickner, who has been touring the world-wide battle fronts as an emissary of the National Jewish Welfare Board of the United States to Jewish servicemen in the American forces. Premier Brooks… More ▸