Begin Tells Britain Why Irgun Fought
Newspaper: Jewish Herald
subjects:Underground - battle description, British Mandate, Deir Yassin, Etzel, Lechi. States - Britain/England. Jewish Heritage - Holocaust. Aliyah - Return to Zion
In response to new accusations of a massacre at Deir Yassin, Begin explains the Irgun's policies. He also goes into specific detail about the events at Deir Yassin, noting that it was an armed Arab outpost and any non-combatants killed, died in the course of a battle.