A painting of the declaration of the conquer of Jerusalem by the British forces. The Tower of David Museum of the History of Jerusalem

Liberation or Occupation: Reliving Britain’s Dramatic Conquest of Jerusalem 100 Years Ago

'Jerusalem is never really conquered,' says the curator of a Tower of David Museum exhibit marking 100 years after the city's British conquest

Six weeks passed between the storm of Australian horsemen that conquered Be’er Sheva and the entrance of the British army into Jerusalem. The Ottoman army, which fought bravely in late October and tried to...

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