Moldova

  • Entire Jewish Population of Trusheny Flees to Kishinev to Escape Anti-semites

    The entire Jewish population in the township of Trusheny, in the Kishinev district, arrived in Kishinev today in great haste, fleeing from their home town because of the arrival of twenty-five anti-Semitic students who called on the peasants to kill the Jews. The correspondent of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency was informed by telephone today from… More ▸

  • Entire Jewish Population of Trusheny Flees to Kishinev to Escape Anti-semites

    has promised to investigate and to punish the guilty Bereshty officials for permitting the anti-Semitic disorders to last for two full days. Minister of Justice Junian today issued an order to the provinces not to auction the property of peasants who are unable to meet their taxes, thus avoiding possible anti-Semitic excesses on the part… More ▸

  • Anti-semite Kills Prominent Jew in Bessarabian Town

    Sholom Landau, a prominent Jewish leader of Bessarabia, was shot and killed today in Uriev, Bessarabia, by former Professor Machedon, a notorious anti-Semite. An immediate investigation has been ordered by the local officials. More ▸

  • Roads Leading to Bessarabia Recall War Days As Troops March to Halt Anti-semites

    A situation reminiscent of the War days prevails on the principal roads and highways of the Maramuresh and South Bukowinan districts leading to Bessarabia as strong military detachments are arriving in connection with the anti-Semitic peasants’ movement, which is spreading from Bukowina to Bessarabia, and the march of the anti-Semitic youth organization, Iron Guard, the… More ▸

  • Government Ending Bukowina Disturbances As Agitation Spreads to Bessarabia

    While the government is carrying out its plans to stamp out the anti-Semitic disturbances in Bukowina new anti-Semitic agitation has broken out, this time in Bessarabia. The peasants there are being incited against the Jews by propaganda stating that the Jewish bankers are responsible for the low prices being received for this year’s crops. Reports… More ▸

  • Roumanian Anti-semitic Group Calls for March on Bessarabia

    Members of the anti-Semitic Roumanian organization, Iron Guard, are called upon to join in preparations for a great march to Bessarabia in order to “establish the national ideal,” according to a proclamation issued by the organization, the text of which has just reached here through the Hungarian Telegraphic Agency. The Agency says that the Iron… More ▸

  • Kishinev Paper Gives More Details on Attacks on Jews in Baltza; Police Inactive

    The Hungarian Telegraphic Agency reports from Bucharest that Jewish members of the Roumanian parliament today introduced to Vaida Voevod, Minister of the Interior, a Jewish deputation who protested against the continued anti-Semitic disturbances in the Baltza district and claimed that the authorities, in spite of the daily occurrences, do not take any measures against the… More ▸

  • Jassy and Kishinev Jews Demand Energetic Action Against Anti-semites

    Protests by the Jewish community of Jassy to the governor of Moldavia urging that immediate measures be taken to stop the nightly attacks on Jassy Jews and a similar protest to Prime Minister Maniu and the presidents of both houses of Parliament by the Jewish community of Kishinev are the latest developments in the matter… More ▸