Ordinary people live in a background of war in Palestine.
Full title reads: "THE DRAMA OF PALESTINE".
Various shots of people among the rubble of scarred buildings. Troops among others on the piles of rubble, helping out. Various shots of people clearing rubble. A boy carrying salvage away from the rubble. Scuffles in the street, men fight - one is pushed away. Jerusalem train station, the platform deserted. An engine driver. Close up shot of bullet holes in the engine. Bullets fired by snipers. Close up shot of a cowcatcher attached to the front of an engine. Two men armour plating lorries. Truck moving along road followed by armoured cars. Trucks being plated. Close up shot of a welder in action. Boys plating a lorry. A. queue of people waiting for petrol. Pan up from a can to the men in the queue. Soldiers amongst the ruins. Boys clearing debris. A squad of British soldiers patrolling the street.