In response to those who think Britain handed Israel to the Jews - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 29.10.11 | 08:27 (IST)

    The British and World War two slowed down the formation of Israel. Israel defacto existed under Ottoman rule. If Britain did not intervene most likely Jordan would also be part of the Jewish state and if not for Holocaust there would be six million more Jews living there.

    from the article: Abbas: Arab world was wrong to reject 1947 Partition Plan
    First published 22:54 28.10.11 | Last updated 22:54 28.10.11
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