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Pajamas Media Covers the Hebron Massacre

Posted by Glezele Vayne on August 23, 2009


Bibi Cedes Hebron

Bibi Cedes Hebron

The 1929 Arab Terror Attack: When Hebron Became Occupied Territory

by Sammy Benoit

“Hebron was the first piece of land ever purchased by a Jew in Israel. Approximately 38 centuries ago, the patriarch Abraham purchased a cave in Hebron to bury his beloved wife Sarah. Jews have owned land in Hebron from then until the early part of the 20th century.

On Friday, August 23, 1929, that changed. Things began to stir as the Jewish community was preparing for the Sabbath:”

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