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  • Serbian Jews Enjoy Equal Rights, Minister Declares

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) The Serbian Jews enjoy full rights and unrestricted equality of rights, not only on the basis of liberalism, but also because if their loyaly to the country, declared M. Subotic. Jugo-Slavian Minister of Justice, in an interview with the editor of “Israel,” Jewish weekly published in Topola. Zionism, which the Jugo-Slavian Government… More ▸

  • Patriotism of Serbian Jews Praised by War Minister

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) The participation of the Jewish population in Serbia in the struggile for Serbia’s independence and their patriotism was highly praised by Mr. Trifunovic, Jugoslavian minister of war, who paid a special visit to the Jewish soldiers’ cemetery here. Expressing his gratification at the manner in which the Jewish soldiers’ cemetery is being… More ▸

  • Jewish War Memorial to Be Unveiled in Serbia

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) Preparations are now under way for the unveiling in the fall of a monument to the memory of the Jewish soldiers who fell in the Serbian army in the two Serbian wars, 1912 and 1914-18. The memorial is being erected in the Sephardic Jewish cemetery in Belgrade. The King and members of… More ▸

  • Russian Refugees Praise Generosity of Serbian Jews; Aided Even Enemies

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) The generosity of Serbian Jews, extending even to enemies of the Jewish race and pogrom leaders, was praised by the Russian Refugees Committee here, in a letter to Chief Rabbi Alkalay. In its communication, the Russian Refugees Committee thanks the Serbian Jews for assisting the Russian emigrants in Jugoslavia. “Although the Jewish… More ▸