Scenes from Jerusalem as groups clash after partition was announced.
United Nations delegates discuss partition of Palestine. New York, America.
Strikes and riots take place over partition of Palestine.
Quick reaction to the UN plan to partition Israel and Palestine.
Israel celebrates independence - street parties and violence.
Ordinary people live in a background of war in Palestine.
Exclusive shots of illegal armies at training.
Jews and Arabs suffer casualties as fighting develops in the Holy Land.
Count Folke Bernadotte arrives to work for peace in the Middle East.
Various shots of Israeli Haganah troops at rest and on patrol
British Troops departing by ship from Palestine, Haifa Docks
Jewish crowds celebrate the recognisation of Israel outside the UN meeting in Washington. And The Salute to Israel rally in New York
UN Truce team in discussion on location in Palestine
Good shots of scenes of prisoner exchanges facilitated by the Red Cross with Arab women released from the French Hospital and Jewish female prisoners-of-war met by Haganah soldiers
Dockside scenes as the British Troops leave Palestine
Jews reoccupy Nazareth. Israel / Palestine.
Scenes of the departure of the British High Commissioner for Palestine, Alan Cunningham, and the signing of the Proclamation of Independence by Ben Gurion and the first Israeli cabinet.