Even though the Arabs were a minority pre- and post 1948 they were still the instigators of violence. There were more Jews killed than Arabs during these periods leading up to the war of Independence. The British army killed the largest number of Arabs. They also killed a number of Jews.
Russia is not and will not launch infantry operations in Syria, says senior lawmaker (Reuters)
from the article: Arab education officials: Israel must lift ban on teaching about Nakba