The Sherman Grinberg Film Library: Israel & Palestine Footage

Paramount Newsreel, 1 January 1946: Jewish Suspects Detained for Suspicion of Terrorist Activity

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Directed by: Unknown
Production Company:Paramount
Language: Silent
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Soldiers of the British Mandate detain Jewish suspects accused of terrorist activities for questioning. Nine men who were arrested by the British authorities, are seen standing with their faces to the wall. The area depicted in this clip reviews the Sultans Pool and the Valley of Hinnom, in the center of the frame appear the houses of Jorat al-Inab, a neighborhood that went through several rounds of settlement and was destroyed after the 1967 Arab–Israeli War, and turned into Hutzot HaYotzer, an arts and crafts fair. The building against which the detainees are standing is an eastern entrance gate of Yemin Moshe neighborhood.

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