This a declassified document released by the British Security Service made available Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016. UK opened secret files about Jewish terrorists in 1940s. The newly declassified British security services files document repeated attacks by Jewish terrorists trying to drive British forces out of Palestine in the drive toward establishing a Jewish state. The files show how British agents tried to contain the threat of militant activities and keep the groups from launching attacks in Europe and Britain. (The National Archive via AP)

Britain Opens Secret Files About Jewish Terrorists

The plots described in the files were many and varied, including a failed plan by militants to blow up the British destroyer Chevron off the coast of Haifa.