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        9/4/2012, Elul 17, 5772

      Int'l Conference on Jewish Refugees from Arab Countries

      An international conference on "Justice for the Jewish Refugees from Arab Countries" is scheduled for Sunday and Monday in Jerusalem. The purpose of the gathering is to put the story of those refugees on the public, political and diplomatic agenda in Israel and abroad, through the personal testimonies of the refugees and an extended discussion of the different perspectives of the matter.

      The conference is an initiative of the Foreign Ministry, the World Jewish Congress and the Office of Senior Citizen Affairs.