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IZLIrgun Zvai Leumi
IZLInternational Zerkers League (gaming)
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(30) It is bound by a resolution at that last Congress which says that it must have nothing to do with either the Irgun Zvai Leumi or the Stern Groups--must not support them in any way.
That is presumably what the Irgun Zvai Leumi and the Stern Group want.
If the majority of the Jewish people is willing to accept western Palestine alone or partition, the Irgun Zvai Leumi warns us--and the Revisionists back them up--that they will not accept the decision of the majority of the Jewish people.
(40) The Irgun Zvai Leumi and the Stern Group are not recognized by the Vaad Leumi, (41) the national executive of the Jewish community in Palestine, nor by the Jewish Agency.
If you go through the times when the Stern Group or the Irgun Zvai Leumi have been most active in the past two or three years, you will notice one or two striking things.
If you go through the record of the past two or three years and see when the Irgun Zvai Leumi or the Stern Group have carried out their most spectacular coups, the King David Hotel bombing and others, you will notice they are very closely connected with attempts on the part of the Jewish Agency to reach some kind of modus vivendi or agreement with the British or in other quarters.
(15.) The reference is to the Irgun Zvai Leumi (National Military Organization), the right-wing Zionist paramilitary organization in Palestine created in 1931 by Avraham Tehomi (1903-1990) and activists in the Revisionist Zionist movement.
(17.) Ezel is the Hebrew acronym for the Irgun Zvai Leumi (see note 15).
From the outset, several factions within the Haganah (some of which broke away to create the Irgun Zvai Leumi in 1931) vied to determine the policies and agenda of the semi-clandestine organization.
(34.) The Irgun Zvai Leumi emblem consisted of a hand holding a rifle against a backdrop of a map of the biblical Land of Israel (including Transjordan) and the Hebrew phrase "rak kakh" (only thus).
Irgun Zvai Leumi sympathizers in the camps objected so violently to a proposal that would mean they would be delayed in leaving Cyprus that there was an attempt to attack her physically, but she won the day.
Housed alongside fighters from the Irgun Zvai Leumi, Greaves was amazed to find his cellmates defying the pressures of prison life by organizing entire schools, where they studied "languages, mathematics, and how to handle explosives."