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A/AC.21/M/19
22 March 1948




22 March 1948



UNITED NATIONS PALESTINE COMMISSION

Communication Received from Chief Rabbinat
Haifa Concerning Jewish Detainees in Kenya.





The following telegraphic communication, concerning Jewish detainees at Gilgil. Kenya has been received from the Chief Rabbinat, Haifa.


FROM: HAIFA

REC’D: 18 MARCH 1948

“PALESTINE COMMISSION

MINISTERS OF RELIGION AND PARENTS OF JEWISH PALESTINIAN DETAINEES IMPRISONED IN KENYA CAMPS EXTREMELY ANXIOUS ABOUT THEIR FATE IN PRESENT SITUATION. DETAINEES DECLARED ON PROTEST HUNGER STRIKE. THEIR CONDITION CRITICAL. WE DEMAND THEIR IMMEDIATE RETURN TO PALESTINE.


CHIEF RABBINAT HAIFA”

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