Sunday, May 08, 2016

'My Sympathies Are With The Arabs'

Just last week, I published a post that dealt with the matter of some British who cannot recall or remember exactly how it was in Mandate Palestine under British rule especially after World War II.

They are very upset and angry and even hateful that the Hebrew undergrounds bombed and shot and killed British soldiers.  For them, the effort of the British during the war which "saved" the Jews should have been something to be respected while the conveniently ignore the 1939 White Paper and subsequent actions such as the refusal to establish a Jewish Free Army or to bomb railways leading to Auschwitz.

I think this excerpt from Bruce Hoffman's latest book explains a lot about what really went on in the minds of senior officials and army officers:


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