Magazine article Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

1947: A Year of Terror

Magazine article Washington Report on Middle East Affairs

1947: A Year of Terror

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Jan. 12-Four killed by lrgun terrorist bombing of British headquarters.

Jan. 13-Arab kidnapped and castrated by Jewish terrorists.

March 1-Sixteen Britons killed by Jewish terrorists/Britain invokes martial law

March 10-Jewish informer killed by Jewish terrorists.

March 11-Two British soldiers killed by Jewish terrorists.

April 8-British constable killed by Jewish terrorists.

April 8-Jewish boy killed by British troops.

April 8-jew beaten to death by Arabs.

April 22-Eight killed in Jewish terrorist bombing of the Cairo-Haifa train.

April 25-Five killed in Jewish terrorist bombing of British camp.

April 26-British police official killed by Jewish terrorist.

May 8-Three Jewish shops in Tel Aviv whose owners refused to contribute to Jewish terrorist groups burned down by Jewish terrorists.

May 8-Jew killed near Tel Aviv by Arab terrorists.

May 12-Two British policemen killed in Jewish Jerusalem.

May 15-British policeman killed in terrorist ambush.

May 15-Two British soldiers killed in terrorist Stern Gang attack.

May 16-Two British police officers killed by terrorists.

May 18-One Jew killed, one wounded by Arab terrorists.

June 5-Jewish terrorists introduce letter bombs in Middle East.

June 28-Four British soldiers killed in Jewish terrorist raids.

July 3-"Anti-terrorist" Jewish families beaten up by lrgunists.

July 18-British soldier killed by Jewish terrorists.

July 19-Another British soldier killed by Jewish terrorists.

July 20-Yet another British soldier killed by Jewish terrorists.

July 23-65 Jews killed when Haganah sinks immigration ship.

July 26-Two British soldiers killed in booby trap.

July 29-Three Jews executed by hanging. Jewish terrorists retaliate by hanging two British soldiers.

Aug. 5-Three British police killed by bomb; plot discovered to poison the water supply of non-Jewish parts of Jerusalem with botulism and other bacteria.

Aug. 10-Four Jews killed in Arab terror attack on Tel Aviv café.

Aug. 12-Five Jews, four Arabs killed, others injured, in spread of violent incidents over three days.

Aug. 15-Twelve Palestinians killed in raid by Haganah troops.

Aug. 18-Shops of five Jews in Tel Aviv destroyed by Jewish terrorists.

Aug. 23-Five Arabs of one family-two men, a woman and two children-killed by Jewish terrorists.

Sept. 7-French foil Stern Gang plot to air bomb London. …

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