Stern Gang Terrorism in Palestine 1940-1948

[ 1940 - 1948 ]

[1942] In Palestine, Abraham Stern founded the terrorist Stern Gang (Lehi; Fighters for the Freedom of Israel); Stern was killed by British forces (1942), but his organization continued.

[1944] Stern Gang terrorists assassinated British Middle East colonial administrator Lord Moyne at Cairo.

[1948] Israeli Stern Gang terrorists assassinated Swedish diplomat and United Nations chief Palestine peace mediator Folk Bernadotte (1895-1944). He was succeed by Ralph Bunche.

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