Stealthy War

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Article/book #: 53105
Title: Stealthy War
By: TIME staff  
Published in: TIME
Date of issue: Monday, 4 February 1952
People/entities mentioned in this item: Place(s) mentioned in this item: Timeline event(s) mentioned in this item:
   14 Jan 1951:Bombing of Masauda Shemtov synagogue in Iraq
   09 Jun 1951:Bombing of Stanley Shashoua's shop in Baghdad
      Jan 1952:Two Iraqi Jews hanged in Baghdad for terrorism
   06 Jan 1952:Israelis attack Bethlehem

Commentary

Abstract:

Two Jews were marched up the 13 steps of a public gallows in Baghdad one morning last week and hanged.

"Judicial murder," cried Israel's Foreign Minister Moshe Sharett. In Paris, Israel's delegates at the U.N. General Assembly boycotted all meetings for a day in protest.











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