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Exodus Ship Survivor Making Aliyah at Age 88

British perfidy and British war crimes, still unpunished to this day. Via INN: Exodus ship survivor France Goldberg, 88, of Pittsburgh, will be one of 210 new immigrants to arrive in Israel on Tuesday. The Nefesh B’Nefesh (NBN) flight is scheduled to arrive at approximately 7 a.m., and dignitaries and the press will welcome the […]

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Israel

Swiss Widen Probe into BAE Arms Deal

Via Swiss Widen Probe into BAE Arms Deal: Swiss authorities have widened a corruption investigation linked to arms deals by the British aerospace company BAE Systems PLC, prosecutors said. The investigations center on allegations that BAE used Swiss bank accounts to pay millions of pounds in bribes to officials from Saudi Arabia in return for […]

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Robert Kennedy’s 1948 Reports from Palestine

From On the 40th Anniversary of His Assassination: Robert Kennedy’s 1948 Reports from Palestine by Lenny Ben-David: In April 1948, one month before Israel declared independence, Robert Kennedy, then 22, traveled to Palestine to report on the conflict for the Boston Post. His four dispatches from the scene were published in June 1948. The newspaper […]

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Israel

British and Muslim perfidy

Hat tip to Maurice Ostroff: In 1922-23, contradicting the terms of its mandate, the British excised 80% of the area intended for the Jewish National Home in a grievous act of perfidy and gave it to the Arabs instead. In the almost-empty area east of the Jordan River, it created a new state named Transjordan, […]

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Today in Jewish History – Kislev 9

Sponsored by Aish.com: In 1940, a boatload 1,600 Jewish immigrants fleeing Hitler’s ovens was denied entry into the port of Haifa; the British deported them to the island of Mauritius. At the time, the British had acceded to Arab demands and restricted Jewish immigration into Palestine. The urgent plight of European Jewry generated an “illegal” […]