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April 1948 Arab Refugees

Mufti of JerusalemAs soon as the orange harvest was over, in the early spring of 1948, tens of thousands left the coastal plain upon express instructions broadcast by the President of the Arab Higher Executive, the ex-Mufti (e.g. Haj al Hussein) of Jerusalem.

Source: Arab Refugees. (p. 10) ); Regional Development for Regional Peace: A New Policy and Program to Counter the Soviet Menace in the Middle East, Washington, DC: Public Affairs Institute, 1957. (p. 239)

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