"In fact, as late as 1941 he aligned himself with the Irgun statement on "The solution to the Jewish question in Europe," which called for: "The establishment of the historic Jewish state on a national and totalitarian basis, bound by a treaty with the German Reich." Wrong. Begin and the Irgun were ideologically committed to the war against the Germans, and this is exactly the reason why the tiny Stern group broke off from the Irgun. Irgunists served in the Jewish Brigade in the British army throughout the war, and also mounted special operations on Britain's behalf. The statement in question is part of a letter sent by Avraham Stern to the German consolate in Beirut, but for which no reply was given.
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from the article: Book links Begin to 1952 plot to kill then-German Chancellor Adenauer