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When some Americans opposed the creation of Israel | The Washington Post

By Ishaan Tharoor

A new Israeli election ad released by the Likud party of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu invokes the past to boost the premier’s political future.

The video harks back to the moment of Israel’s founding in 1948, “painting a picture,” as the Times of Israel puts it, “of an embattled national figure who had to make the critical decision of declaring independence against the wishes” of eminent figures in Washington.

via When some Americans opposed the creation of Israel – The Washington Post.

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