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January 12, 1968 - Image 3

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The Detroit Jewish News, 1968-01-12

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Every Zionist Leader Must Emigrate
to Israel to Keep Position — Goldmann

TEL AVIV (JTA)—Dr. Nahum grants. particularly from Western for immigrants, which will be in-
Goldmann, president of the World countries, is being worked out be- cluded in the national budget for
Zionist Organization, disclosed at tween the Jewish Agency and the the next fiscal year. Immigration
a press conefrence here that the Israel government, Jewish Agency and absorption procedures will be
Jewish Agency executive h a s chairman Aryeh Pincus disclosed. streamlined, so that every pros-
agreed that no Zionist leader in
The incentives, he said, will be pective immigrant will have only
the Diaspora will be able to retain in the form of reduced customs "one man to deal with," Pincus
Come See The
his position unless he immigrates duties and other tax reductions said.
to Israel.
Harvard Row Mall
This stipulation, adopted at the
Fashion Show
plenary session of the executive
attended by American and Israeli
members in Jerusalem last week,
was in line with the decision to
Meats and
create within the Zionist Organi-
zation an elite group of practicing
Specializing in:
Zionists who will pledge and fulfill
their obligation to immigrate to
• Fresh, Cutup Chicken Parts
• Cartwheels
Featuring the Latest
• Ready Made Hamburger Patties • Cube Steaks
1 4K
Collection of
The new group will be named
Gold Jewelry and

• Kosher TV Dinners
Brith Olim, Union of Immi-
watches including

grants, Dr. Goldmann said, and
creations by Italian
• Beef Ribs
will be a nonpolitical, nonparti-
and Swiss Craftsmen
• Seasoned Meat Balls
• Seasoned Meat Loaf
san organization. It will be ac-
• Veal for Scalopini
corded special status within the
• Beef for Scalopini
World Zionist Organization and
will enjoy greater representation
• Hebrew Natl. Delicatessen
than its numerical strength might
• Boneless Chicken Breasts
ordinarily warrant, he stated.
Certified Master Watchmaker & Jeweler
Dr. Goldmann announced that
Feb. 25 is the date set for a world-
Member Detroit Kosher
wide conference of Zionist leaders
Meat Dealers Association
Open Thurs. to 9 p.m.
in Jerusalem to "prepare the cli-
mate" for the next World Zionist
Congress, which will open there
June 9. He also disclosed that the
Jewish Agency executive decided
that aliya will remain a function
of the Jewish Agency, while the
Israel government would take the
major responsibility for absorbing
immigrants. Dr. Goldmann ex-
pressed the hope that the world-
wide Conference of Jewish Or-
ganizations that he heads will come
to embrace more organizations and
will deal with more problems than
Later, Foreign Minister Abba
Eban told a meeting of the Asso-
ciation of Latin American immi-
grants here that it was the failure
of Diaspora Jewry to undertake
the large-scale immigration that
makes it impossible to give dis-
passionate consideration to the
problems arising from last June's
Eban said that, if Israel's popu-
lation were 4,000,000 or even 3,000,-
000 instead of 2,000,000, thinking on
the problems posed by the war
might have been much calmer.
The foreign minister made his
remarks following an address by
Moshe Kitron, chairman of the as-
sociation, who criticized both Israel
and the Diaspora on the matter of
immigration. Immigration cannot
be conditioned on Israel's being a
replica of Western societies, he
On the other hand, he charged
No double talk about rates.
tt..2' Israel was not an "absorp-
We pay the highest. 51/4 % on our
tion society" and often gave immi-
grants the feeling that they are
Bonus Savings Certificates.
$5,000 minimum account.
They mature in six months.
Free hospitalization for three
But you can withdraw your
years for all new immigrants is
one of a variety of special bene-
money before that with no
fits for newcomers to Israel to
advance notice, and still enjoy
be incorporated in the next
the same good rate we pay
budget, Finance Minister Pinhas
on our regular savings accounts.
Sapir told the Israeli Parliament.
If you have an account elsewhere,
Under the proposed new regu-
just bring in your passbook or
lations, newcomers will be exempt
certificate. We'll arrange the transfer.
from death duties on all assets
they bring with them and all goods
purchased with foreign currency.
Older immigrants will be entitled
to old-age pensions even if they
are unqualified by lack of contri-
butions to the national insurance
program for a minimum period,
he said.
The immigrants will be entitled
to a free university education for
three years, and their children
will be entitled to free secondary
schooling for the same period.
Three-and-a-half room apartments
will be available for rentals of $45
a month for three years. Immi-
grants will have the option of buy-
600 Woodward
ing the apartments later on easy-
Branches throughout metropolitan Detroit/Accounts insured to $15,000 by Federal Savings & Loan Insurance Corporat1oss
term mortgages.
The elimination of red tape and
a system of economic incentives
to encourage prospective immi-


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