On December 17, 1951, a soldier from an Engineering Corps company reported to an Israel Police station with a request to make accommodation arrangements for 18 soldiers who would be blowing up structures in the village of Iqrit. The village was conquered in October 1948, and its residents were told to vacate their homes for a short while.

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Report of Eilon Police Inspector,
December 17, 1951

Letter from Arab Affairs Advisor to Director-General of the Prime Minister’s Office,
June 29, 1977