Were the Palestinians Expelled?

Karsh, Efraim
July 2000
Commentary;Jul/Aug2000, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p29
Investigates the alleged expulsion of Palestinians during the birth of the Israeli state in 1948. Reasons for the Palestinian tragedy according to the Israeli narrative; Decline in the Arab population in Haifa, Israel in 1947; British mandate in Palestine from 1947-1948.


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