I forward an announcement I received >from the Romanian Cultural Center,
Book Discussion: The Ransom of the Jews: "The Story of Extraordinary
Secret Bargain Between Romania and Israel", by Radu Ioanid.
To be held at the RCI, 8 Shaul Hamelech, 6th floor) on Monday
June 14, at 6:30 PM (in Romanian), with the participation of the
The book, which I have not seen, has appeared in English
(Ivan Dee publisher) and in Romanian. It documents how the
Romanians demanded cash and goods >from Israel in exchange for
permission for Jews to immigrate to Israel in the 50's and 60's.
MODERATOR NOTE: This discussion will be in Romanian.