Why Israel is blocking access to its archives
Israel is concealing vital records to prevent darkest periods in its history from coming to light, academics say.
“The entire history of Israeli society and its conflict with the Palestinians is to be found in those archives. It is impossible to understand and write about that history without access.”
– Lior Yavne, co-author of the Akevot report
Al Jazeera, June 10, 2016