• Short Summary

    Demonstrations by militant Jewish Defence League members, designed to draw attention to the plight of Jews in the Soviet Union, are a cause of increasing concern in the United States.

  • Description

    Demonstrations by militant Jewish Defence League members, designed to draw attention to the plight of Jews in the Soviet Union, are a cause of increasing concern in the United States. In New York yesterday (Monday) a Jewish woman who recently emigrated from the Soviet Union voiced her alarm at the current outbreak of protests.

    As the news conference was taking place, the U.S. government was considering whether to take action against the Jewish militants, curbing their threat to harass and assault Soviet diploma???s in New York. The State Department was consulting the Justice Department to decide how to meet the threat.

    At the news conference, Dr. Aisenstadt, who recently arrived in New York from the Soviet Union, was asked if she thought violent protest would help the plight of Soviet Jews:

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA64NSXCBO9HEA1LG7DMB2LDQPU
    Media URN:
    VLVA64NSXCBO9HEA1LG7DMB2LDQPU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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