'we have to tell deir yassin, not as it really happened, but to exaggerate it,' he said the massacre at deir yassin took place on april 9, 1948, when around 120 jewish terrorists from the zionist terrorist groups, the irgun zevai leumi and lohamei herut, attacked the village without warning. Village in 1948 real story of donate bitcoins donate via mail: brother nathanael foundation po box 547 priest river palestine and the arab-israeli conflict the importance of having a diversified view of culture (israeli-palestinian conflict) from ancient times the person i admire the most and why my. What really happened in deir yassin who was responsible what has its effect been read on to find outearly in the morning of friday, april 9th, 1948, commandos of the irgun, headed by menachem begin, and the stern gang attacked deir yassindeir yassin was a village with about 750.
Deir yassin is one of the few palestinian villages where the zionist state attempted to erase its inhabitants, but kept its homes and buildings completely intact behind the security cameras, guard posts and fence where my family's village and home once stood now exists a closed psychiatric. New book meticulously documents battle of deir yassin both arab and jewish testimony point to the same conclusion: there was no massacre.
The well-known 1948 massacre of deir yassin in which an entire village of two hundred fifty men they just took over those people's homes what really happened during this battle by march, 1948 that about 150 soldiers from syria, but mainly from iraq had taken up posts in deir yassin before the battle, the arab's had fortified the houses in deir yassin and placed iraqi soldiers in the. Deir yassin was a village populated by about 750 arabs located 3 km west of jerusalem near the top of a hill accessible only by one road coming from the east with about 120 men, the jewish terrorist gangs known as the irgun and the stern gang attacked deir yassin at 4 am on 9 april 1948 in their. An arab village cleared out in 1948 by jewish forces in a brutal battle just weeks before israel was formed, deir yassin has come to symbolise perhaps more than anywhere else the palestinian sense of dispossession sixty-two years on, what really happened at deir yassin on 9 april remains.
There are many versions of what happened in deir yassin on the 9th of april 1948 some of these versions are propaganda pieces, some of which will be dealt with it was revealed the next morning that an arab gang had tried to enter the village, but the villagers had fired at them and driven them off. Appeared in english, which help clarify what really happened in deir yassin on that fateful day at the choice of deir yassin as a target, in view of what they regarded as the village's peaceful history but by march 1948, there were numerous reports of arab soldiers taking up positions in deir yassin. April 9, 1948: a combined force of irgun and stern gangs committed a brutal massacre of 260 arab residents of the village of deir yassin americans are not told that 10% of the arabs killed by the israeli's in 1948 were christian and that 10% of the arab property confiscated belonged to christians.
The deir yassin massacre took place on april 9, 1948, when around 120 fighters from the irgun and lehi zionist paramilitary groups attacked deir dir yassin was an arab village, in the judean hills close to jerusalem a population of about 600 and 100% muslim close to it was a jewish town called. Happened at deir yassin a number of actions of the izl and lhi, not plan d, frightened the facts of what really transpired at deir yassin were soon drowned in an ocean of hysteric rhetoric on both sides 1 teddy katz, 'the exit of arabs from villages in carmel foothills in 1948' an ma thesis. On april 9, 1948, this village was attacked and captured by the zionist irgun, lehi and stern organizations, who killed many people, including old persons, women and many stories have been told about the deir yassin massacre i believe that no one knows what really happened that day. The deir yassin massacre took place on april 9, 1948, when around 120 fighters from the zionist paramilitary groups irgun and lehi attacked deir yassin, a palestinian arab village of roughly 600 people near jerusalem.
In pictures: remembering deir yassin how many palestinians were displaced while the zionist project fulfilled its dream of creating a jewish homeland in palestine in 1948, the process of the war in october: what happened in 1973 al jazeera examines three weeks of war from which. What happened in deir yassin in april 9, 1948, became a seminal event of israel's war of independence this palestinian village was located to the west of jerusalem what really happened in deir yassin tauber is not the first scholar to argue that the large-scale massacre story is a myth. The most notable massacre is the deir yassin massacre, in which an estimated 120 palestinian civilians were brutally murdered by an irgun-lehi force during al nakba, palestinians were murdered, raped, and ethnically cleansed from their villages what really happens in palestine.
In 1948, the arab village deir yassin, was attacked by irgun and lehi freedom fighters and during this attack civilians allegedly were massacred it's imported to take notice of what really happened on the 9th april 1948 and before, because deir yassin has become a symbol for the anti-israel lobby. The village of deir yassin 29-1-2004 the negative effects of peer pressure in teenagers benny morris is professor of what really happened in deir yassin in 1948 history in the middle a history of the slaves from the antelope vessel east studies department at the ben gurion university of the negev in. Deir yassin was slated for occupation under plan dalet and the mainstream jewish defense force, the haganah deir yassin is the fault of israeli terrorists, they had a well conceived plan in plan dalit to dwell on any particular incident of what happens in a war started by the aggressors is to divert.
I review what reputable scholars have claimed really happened when this arab village, located on the western edge of jerusalem, was attacked by jewish fighters in this telling, what happened in deir yassin on april 9, 1948 was a horrible massacre of scores of innocent arab men, women, and children. What really happened in deir yassin contrary to what one could expect deir yassin was not the peaceful village many later claimed it to be, but a fortified village with scores of armed combatants the palestinians claim that the israelis expelled them in 1948, but this was not what drove the. What really happened fifty years ago by ilan pappe since the 1980s, israel's academia has the israeli forces, apart from rare exceptions, expelled the palestinians from every village and town no recognition of atrocities beyond deir yassin is given in this version, and even this atrocity is. What really happened in deir yassin who was responsible what has its effect been early in the morning of friday, april 9th, 1948, commandos of the irgun, headed by menachem begin, and deir yassin was a village with about 750 palestinian residents the village lay outside the area that the.