British Pathe News report on a British Army operation against Jewish Militant Zionists in Palestine: 1946

A short news report for cinema goers showing the British Army raiding the Great Synagogue in Tel-Aviv, in response to the massacre at the King David Hotel by Jewish Zionists.

Ninety two people were killed when the Jewish militant Irgun group detonated a powerful bomb inside the hotel, centre of the British military command in Palestine.

British civil servants were killed together with Arabs, and Jews.

Leader of the militant Irgun group was future Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
- video encodings still in process -

Liveleak on Facebook