Thursday, August 30, 2012

On the Pre-Mandate Days of British-Occupied Palestine

Excerpts from this book, Palestine: a modern history by A.W. Kayyali, London : Third World Centre for Research and Pub., Croom Helm, Limited, 1978 , 243 p. on the period of late 1918 to November 1919.

Note the Southern Syria element and the immediate use of force and violence:-


The first mass demonstration in February 1920:

And another, at Jaffa Gate:


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