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Scotsman.com News – International – Israel founded using fake British banknotes

MORE than £130m worth of British banknotes forged by the Nazis was used by the Jewish underground to help establish the State of Israel. Wads of notes, which the Germans had forged by concentration camp inmates, ended up being used after the Second World War to pay for the transport of Jews to then British-occupied Palestine, and to buy weapons for the embryonic Israeli armed forces.

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