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Russia recognizes Israel as a new State...
Item # 618105
May 18, 1948
TAUNTON DAILY GAZETTE, Massachusetts, May 18, 1948
* Russia recognizes Israel as a new State
* Arab-Israeli War for liberation
The front page has a two column heading: "Jews Say Acre Surrenders, 500 Arab Troops Drown" with text that includes: "Russia recognized Israel".
Note: History would show Russia to be the first major power to formally recognize Israeli Statehood.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 12 pages, a little margin wear, generally good.
Category: The 20th Century