Contradictions of the Ottoman Policy · Even before the birth of political Zionism and then from 1882, the first wave of Jewish immigration settled in Palestine. On the eve of 1914, Jews accounted for 80 000, namely about 10% of the local population. Was it worth sparing them or considering them as representatives of the Allies? The Ottoman rulers had to face the dilemma.
|Translated title of the contribution||The Jewish Yishuv in Ottoman Palestine|
|Title of host publication||Orient XXI (L’orient en guerre 1914-1918)|
|Place of Publication||Paris|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - 4 Feb 2015|