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  • Jewish Guerilia Unit in Poland Avenges “liquidated” Ghettos; Kills Officials

    A unique Jewish guerilla unit, numbering more than young Jews who escaped from the liquidated ghettos in various sections of occupied and, is now terrorizing Germans in the Lublin district, it was reported here today Jewish leaders from Poland. The unit is known all over Poland as “Ghetto Guerillas” and publishes its own undestine newspaper… More ▸

  • Warsaw Ghetto Still “forbidden Land;” 200 Dutch Jews Brought to Clear Debris

    The Warsaw ghetto, though long “judenrein,” is still forbidden land to any outsider, it was reported here today by an eye-witness arriving from Warsaw. The ghetto, he stated, is now nothing but a huge mass of ruins. Not a building left intact. Nevertheless no one is allowed to enter its walls without special permission. The… More ▸

  • Star of David Deserves a Place Among Emblems of United Nations, Editor Says

    The Star of David is entitled to a place among the emblems of the United Nations, side by side with the British Union Jack and the “American Star Spangled Banner,” Michael Foot, editor of the Evening Standard, declared here last night addressing a meeting of the Jewish National Fund at which it was announced that… More ▸

  • American Jewish Post-war Economic Problems Discussed at “yivo” Conference

    The prospects of American Jews in a post-war economy were outlined by Dr. Nathan Reich, assistant professor of economics at Hunter College, addressing the 18th annual conference of the Yiddish Scientific Institute which closed last night. Dr. Reich predicted that for the next ten years there will be no crisis in the so-called Jewish industries… More ▸

  • Jews in Russia Send Greetings to Jews in America; Hail Teheran Decisions

    Emphasizing that it speaks for all the Jews of Russia, the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee transmitted New Year’s greetings to the Jews in the United States in a cable sent through the Ambijan Committee for Emergency Aid to the Soviet Union. Hailing the Jewish revolt in the Warsaw ghetto, the message appeals for close unity between… More ▸

  • 40,000 Warsaw Jews Still Roaming Woods and Villages to Escape Capture by Nazis

    A report stating that 40,000 Jews from the Warsaw ghetto are still hiding in neighboring woods and villages in an effort to escape capture by Germans, was received here today by Emanuel Szerer, Jewish member of the Polish National Council. The report adds that 4,000 Jews are being held in the Tarnow camp in Galicia…. More ▸

  • Bbc Special Broadcast Estimates 3,000,000 European Jews Killed by Germans

    Marking the forthcoming anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on Nazi atrocities in occupied Europe, which was issued on Dec. 17, 1942, the British Broadcasting Company today broadcast a summary of German atrocities against Jews, estimating that 3,000,000 European Jews have been killed since the outbreak of the war. The broadcaster stated that Poland has… More ▸

  • Polish Jews Indict War Criminals Responsible for Mass Murders

    The names of the ten men who head the list of German war criminals whose punishment will be demanded by the Jews of Poland after hostilities cease were made public today together with descriptions of the crimes with which they are charged. Addressing a press conference, attended by “Edward Warsawski,” a survivor of the Warsaw… More ▸