20.14 Addendum [Silmale]

No 20 : 2 July 1971 On the termination of the case against Maya Silmale, Riga (see CCE 19.11, item 11) [Maya Silmale was arrested (CCE 18.10, item 12) on the evening of 2 February 1971. This letter was addressed to her sister Austra] “Procuracy of the USSR Procuracy of the Latvian SSR 16 April…

15.6 Searches and Arrests of Jews wishing to emigrate to Israel

No 15 : 31 August 1970 [1] On 9 July two Georgian Jews, Venyamin Dzhanashvili and Abram Dzhandzhikhanashvili, were arrested in Tbilisi. For a long time they have been trying to obtain permission to emigrate to Israel. The pretext for the arrest was an incident on 26 January 1970 in the reception-room of the Georgian…