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'Terrorist' is in the eyes of the beholder
Rafael Medhoff's commentary notes that when the British held the Palestinian Mandate there was much Arab unrest in the face of increased Jewish immigration, and mandate authorities resorted to punitive measures to suppress it and to deport its leaders ("Bombs in Palestine, then and now," Nov. 26). A fledgling Jewish underground was even recruited to supply intelligence on the Arab national movement.
November 28, 2012