Vaad Leumi

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  • Zvi Luria — ( he. צבי לוריא, also spelt Zvi Lurie, 1906 – 1968) was a Jewish political figure in Mandate Palestine. A member of the Vaad Leumi, he was amongst the signatories of the Israeli declaration of independence.Luria lived in kibbutz Ein Shemer, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Henrietta Szold — (* 21. Dezember 1860 in Baltimore; † 13. Februar 1945 in Jerusalem) war eine bedeutende Aktivistin des frühen Zionismus. Sie war Erzieherin, Autorin, Sozialarbeiterin und 1912 Gründerin der amerikanischen zionistischen Frauenorganisation Hadassah …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Jewish Agency — (Jewish Agency for Palestine, Jewish Agency for Israel)    A quasi governmental institution established in the 1920s under the terms of the Palestine mandate to advise and cooperate with the British authorities in the task of establishing the… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

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