British Forces Pull Out of Palestine and Jewish Leaders Declare Sovereign Independence

British Forces Pull Out of Palestine and Jewish Leaders Declare Sovereign Independence

UN Partition Plan For Palestine 1947
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British forces officially leave Palestine and the Jewish leadership declares the sovereign independence of the state of Israel.

Over the next few days the region will be invaded by 700 Lebanese, 1,876 Syrian, 4,000 Iraqi, 2,800 Egyptian troops.

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