Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options


Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

The University of Michigan Library provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes. These materials may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these materials, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about the collection, please contact the Bentley Historical Library at bentley.ref@umich.edu

July 01, 1988 - Image 82

Resource type:
The Detroit Jewish News, 1988-07-01

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.


"Ire You lure
Woad ichwertzem‘er 1
Regraft This Way?"

Japanese Envoy
Meets Israelis

Jerusalem (JTA) — Japan's
foreign minister Sosuke Uno,
on a one-day visit to Israel,
told Israeli leaders that
Japan plans to take a more
active role to help resolve the
Middle East conflict. He re-
portedly told Prime Minister
Yitzhak Shamir that Japan
recognizes the Palestinians'
right to self-determination, as
well as the right of all states
in the region to peace and
Uno's stopover in Israel last
week was the first by a
Japanese Cabinet minister. It
was in reciprocation for the of-
ficial visit Shamir made to
Japan more than two years
ago, when he was foreign
minister. It is part of a
regional tour that includes
Syria, Egypt and _Jordan.
The Japanese diplomat met
separately with Foreign
Minister Shimon Peres. He
also met with six Palestinian
leaders, including a business-
man from Nablus and politi-
cal activist Feisal Husseini of

Rabbis Approve

Tel Aviv (JTA) — The Chief
Rabbinate has given Rabbi
Yisrael Lau permission to
stand for election as
Ashkehazic chief rabbi of Tel
Aviv, where the electoral body
now includes a woman.
Lau, who is chief rabbi of
Netanya, is considered the
leading candidate for the
prestigious post. But
although a liberal within the
context of Orthodox Judaism,
he was reluctant to enter his
name, because of the possibili-
ty the Chief Rabbinate would
raise objections to a woman

Alex says,"laio me at CAW"




CALL 646-8990

82 FRIDAY, JULY 1, 1988

Gas Masks
Are Disposable

Tel Aviv (JTA) — Israel's
defense establishment, in-
creasingly worried about
possible chemical warfare in
the region, plans to produce a
cheap, disposable gas mask
for rapid distribution in the
event of an attack, according
to Deputy Defense Minister
Michael Dekel, who was
quoted in the newspaper
The masks would protect
civilians until the standard
masks, kept in emergency
storerooms all over the coun-
try, could be distributed.
The mask, which would cost
about $5, would go on sale at
retail establishments.

Back to Top

© 2020 Regents of the University of Michigan