It was during this period that Zionist militant activity, both by the Haganah and the Irgun, aggressively increased.
He wasn't in Palestine when the Irgun, the underground of the right, was fighting the British.
Likud aristocrats, children of Irgun fighters, looked at the numbers and gave up on the Whole Land.
Elie Wiesel, who was involved with the Irgun Zionist underground, is a 1986 Peace Laureate.
militant Zionist organization, 1946, from Modern Hebrew, literally "organization," in full Irgun Zvai Leumi "national military organization."