March 12, 2009
Clues to a mystery that is more than 60 years old will be revealed next week at an intriguing Jerusalem press conference.
On May 6 1947, a 16-year-old volunteer for the hard right-wing Stern Group in pre-state Palestine, Alexander Haim Rubowitz, was distributing political leaflets on a Jerusalem street corner. The teenager was abducted by men who identified themselves as British police officers — and was never seen again.
He was presumed to have been murdered by his abductors, but his body