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  • Two Women Board ‘shalom’ in Haiti As Stowaways; Seek Way to Israel

    A 38-year-old woman, who claims she and her 12-year-old daughter are Jewish, was on a two-week Caribbean cruise today on the Israeli liner, the Shalom, which she and her daughter boarded in Haiti as stowaways. Mrs. Evelyn Marigliano, who was born in Hungary, and her daughter, who was born in France, boarded the liner in… More ▸

  • Israel and Haiti Establish Diplomatic Relations on Embassy Level

    The Foreign Ministry announced today establishment of diplomatic relations on the embassy level between Israel and the Republic of Haiti. David Shaltiel, Israel Ambassador to Mexico, will be accredited to Haiti. Price Mars, Haitian, Ambassador to France, will be accredited to Israel. No resident Ambassadors are expected to be exchanged for some time. More ▸

  • United Nations Asks Israel to Send Technical Expert to Haiti

    The U. N. has made its first call upon Israel to send a technical expert out of the country to assist another nation with its economy, it was revealed here today. Dr. Shimon Tal, an expert in fisheries, will shortly leave for Haiti to advise the Haitian Government on the development of its fisheries program…. More ▸

  • Minster Pl Haiti’s Support in Building of Jewish State in Palestine

    The support of the Haitian Government in the building of the Jewish state in Palestine was promised here to Mrs. Archibald Silverman by Minister of Interior Georges Honor at. The Minister pledged ### government’s support at the conclusion of a private showing of two Palestinian films attended by Cabinet members and other top government officials…. More ▸

  • Two-thirds Majority Seen Clinched As Haiti Switches to Partition; Safe Margin Predicted

    A two-thirds majority for partition seemed assured tonight following a report from Port au Prince that the Haitian Government had instructed its delegation here to reverse its stand and vote for the establishment of Jewish and Arab states in Palestine. The delegation had announced yesterday that it would vote against partition. An affirmative vote by… More ▸