donderdag 31 mei 2012

Dagboek 1948: een staat wordt geboren 31 mei 1948

 Sheikh Mohammed el Jaabary, Mayor of Hebron, inspecting a rifle
MAY 31st The Bishop and Dr. Klein and Canon Witton-Davies looked in for
five minutes on their way to the Armenian Patriarch. They brought some
mail which had come in via Amman.

Moved most of the cars in the Compound into a shed in the playground
which we hoped would be less exposed should another mortar attack develop.
Mortars exploded at intervals in the Old City about 10 p.m.