Strikes and riots take place over partition of Palestine.
A look at Palestine's sacred places.
Ordinary people live in a background of war in Palestine.
Scenes from Jerusalem as groups clash after partition was announced.
UNO Assembly meeting on Palestine
Quick reaction to the UN plan to partition Israel and Palestine.
A review of events in Britain and around the World in 1947.
Arabs in Baghdad demonstrate upon hearing of the partition of Palestine.
Israel joins the United Nations.
Big parades mark the opening of the new Israeli Parliament.
Israel celebrates independence - street parties and violence.
Scenes in Tel Aviv - civilians and British troops on streets.
Various shots of Israeli Haganah troops at rest and on patrol
Various shots of crowds of rescuers and the damaged building
Jerusalem's busy shopping street blasted - fifty people are killed.
Fifteen hundred troops leave Haifa as British evacuation starts.
Interesting shots of a deserted Jerusalem, with army checkpoints, Arabs fighting from a position in the deserted hospital and "taking" an occupied farmhouse near Jenin.
Exclusive shots of illegal armies at training.
King Abdullah of Jordan worships in the Mosque of Omar in the old city.
Count Bernadotte interviewed in Holland
Eilon settlement and gun factory: a bombed bus station and newspaper building in Tel Aviv.
Britain announces that it is to lay down the Palestinian mandate.
Various shots of military activity including Arab patrols, Iraqi air raid, discussions between Shertok and Bernadotte, Arab encampments, Jordan valley.