arab league

arab league

Jaffa Outrage (1948)

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Jaffa, Israel / Palestine. The Arab League headquarters in Jaffa and several other buildings are damaged by Jewish terrorists. MS. Men standing in a damaged archway. CU. & MS. Documents salvaged from the wreckage. LS. General view of the damaged building with lorry drawn up in front of it. Various long shots of the damage showing salvage and rescue work in progress. LS. Damaged roofs of buildings. CU. An armed Jewish sentry with another man. LS. More shots of damage with a member of the Haganah getting out of a jeep. Various shots of the officials from Barclay's bank, one of the damaged buildings, working with others amongst the wreckage. MS. British soldier climbs up a ladder, balanced against a damaged wall, while others look on. CU. Town Hall notice printed in English, Hebrew and Arabic. Various shots of the people in a Jaffa street. Information in the old file: Mute Neg. - Cuts 48/5. 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2206.01