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  • Golda Meir to Leave This Month for Liberia, Ghana, French West Africa

    Mrs. Golda Meir, Israel’s Foreign Minister, leaves on a West African tour February 23, it was learned here today. First the Foreign Minister will go to Liberia, thence to Ghana where she will represent Israel at the new republic’s first anniversary celebrations, and afterwards he will visit French West Africa. The Israeli and Swiss Governments… More ▸

  • Golda Meir to Visit West Africa; Goes to Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria

    Israel’s Foreign Minister, Mrs. Golda Meir, will leave on a West African tour February 22, it was announced here today. During her three-week swing through Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and the French African territories, Mrs. Meir will attend celebrations in Ghana marking the first anniversary of that state’s independence. More ▸

  • Liberia Willing to Admit Jews from No Africa, United Hias Reports

    The United Hias Service today reported an offer from the Liberian Government to admit Jewish specialists and craftsmen from North Africa seeking admission to new countries. The report was issued on the basis of information brought by Dr. Henry Shoshes, overseas representative of the organization, who just returned from Liberia where he was decorated by… More ▸

  • President of Liberia Sends Message to President Weizmann; Wishes Israel Success

    William Tubman, President of Liberia, has addressed a message to Dr. Chaim Weizmann, President of Israel, wishing Israel success in creating a free and independent state making its contribution to world affairs. The Liberian President gave his message to Dr. Henry Shoskes, special representative of the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, who arrived here from Liberia… More ▸

  • Mordecai Eliash Appointed Israeli Envoy to United Kingdom: Liberia Recognizes Israel

    Mordecai Eliash, legal counsellor to the Jewish national Council, has been appointed Israeli representative to the United Kingdom, it as officially announced here today. Eliash was born in the Ukraine 57 years ago and studied at Oxford University. The Government of Liberia has extended de facto recognition to Israel, it was announced here over the… More ▸

  • 400 Austrian Refugees Sail for Liberia

    Bearing 400 Jewish refugees from Austria, the steamer Draga sailed today from the Danube port of Galatz for Monrovia, capital of the Republic of Liberia. The refugees are settling in the African, State, which was founded in 1822 by America Negroes, with the permission of the Liberian Government. They left Vienna early last week. More ▸

  • Poland Signs Pact for Colonization in Liberia

    Newspapers today featured details of a colonization pact between Poland and the African republic of Liberia by which Poland is given the right to colonize its nationals in a large area set aside for that purpose. The pact also permits duty-free entry of Polish goods and extends special privileges to Polish merchants and plantation owners…. More ▸