You did establish your country on their dead bodies... check this out from BBC, you'll notice the words "Clearing" and "Massacred" are key... "Both Arab and Jewish sides prepared for the coming confrontation by mobilising forces. The first "clearing" operations were conducted against Palestinian villages by Jewish forces in December 1947" ... "Irgun and Lehi massacred scores of inhabitants of the village of Deir Yassin near Jerusalem on 9 April 1948. Word of the massacre spread terror among Palestinians and hundreds of thousands fled to Lebanon, Egypt and the area now known as the West Bank. "
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from the article: Cabinet to meet over expansion of ground operations