TITLE

History's Boat People

AUTHOR(S)
Breindel, Eric
PUB. DATE
August 1979
SOURCE
New Republic;8/4/79-8/11/79, Vol. 181 Issue 5/6, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on ordeals that Indochinese refugees have to experience to seek shelter in foreign countries. Percentage of Indochinese boat people who drown in the South China Sea; Few Indochinese refugees who enjoy international sympathy; British White Paper restrictions on Jewish immigration; Estimated number of people who have fled Vietnam since the fall of Saigon; Discovery that ethnic Chinese ship captains are being paid to take boatloads of refugees out of Vietnam; Call on the British to grant Palestine immigration certificates to Jewish children in Nazi-occupied Poland
ACCESSION #
11257349

 

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