Once the Arabs decided in 1947 to destroy the nascent state of Israel, they themselves started the process of destruction which led to Arab flight. King David Hotel was the headquarters of British police whom Irgun notified in advance to evacuate. The police refused. Count Bernadotte was proposing a partition plan which would leave Israel lifeless. It is hard to recall another death which squashed an evil plan like this.
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