Since biblical times Israel has always been associated as the country of the Jews. Jewish persecution has taken place in European countries Russian territories Mideastern countries and north African countries. Jews continue to have tremendous loss to assimilation in the Americas. In the aftermath of the holocaust The Jewish nation was re-born with a a necessary Jewish homeland that has always been in our prayers , when Truman recognized the Jewish state he didn't know what to call it. only after he found out the name did he pen in the name Israel
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