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2 British Detectives Killed in Bombing

August 28, 1939
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Two British officers of the Criminal Investigation Department were killed yesterday in a bomb explosion near the Bezalel Museum, in midtown Jerusalem. An Arab band of 200 yesterday raided the Druze village of Sheferam near Haifa and fought a pitched battle with inhabitants in which two Druzes were killed two wounded and three abducted. The raiders suffered ten casualties.

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