A Lusophone World
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1950 – 1959 (cont)
Israel and Middle East
In 1949 Israel moved its capital to Jerusalem and held its first elections in which the Mapai party won the most seats. Its leader David Ben-Gurion was appointed Prime Minister in the 120-seat parliament, the Knesset. Hebrew and Arabic...