ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Israeli state, whose origins go back to terrorist organizations such as Haganah (The Defense) and Irgun
Ha'Tsvai Ha'Leumi B'Eretz Yisrael -- The National Military Organization in the Land of Israel), has been openly in breach of the Torah's clear injunction "lo tir'tsach" (Thou shalt not kill) since the Zionist preparations for its establishment.
They were forced out by the Haganah, the Stern Gang and the Irgun
, three Israeli militias, along with the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF).
CDATA[ Yair was the nom de guerre of brilliant leader Avraham Stern, who in 1940 broke away from the Irgun
Tzva'i Le'umi (Etzel) to found Lohamei Herut Yisrael (LEHI, the Fighters for the Freedom of Israel, called by the British the "Stern Gang".
In which country did an armed group known as Irgun
operate between 1946 and 1948?
At least 100 villagers were killed in the operation, most by indiscriminate use of hand grenades by Irgun
members who came under fire.
The Deir Yassin massacre was led by Menachem Begin in his capacity as head of the Irgun
terrorist forces, which were also responsible for several acts of terror, including the blowing up of the King David Hotel in Jerusalem.
It was Mordechai Ra'anan, the Irgun
Zivi Leumi (IZL) commander in Deir Yassin, who first used the figure 254.
The late Prime Minister Menachim Begin was the leader of the terror group Irgun
, which murdered captured Arabs and British soldiers in cold blood.
He went on to serve in Palestine - where he was almost killed in the bombing of the King David Hotel by the Jewish Irgun
insurgent group in 1946 - Korea, Cyprus and Borneo.
The Zionist gangs such as the Irgun
and the Hagana did not include Arabs, and those who carried out the Deir Yassin massacre and dozens of similar terrorist massacres were not Arabs.
On 9 April 1948, 120 fighters from the Irgun
and Lehi Zionist paramilitary groups attacked Deir Yassin, nearJerusalem, a Palestinian-Arab village of approximately 600 people.
The terrorist organisations of those early days such as Irgun
and the Stern gang were Jewish and helped create in blood the new state of Israel.