Guatemalan diplomat Jorge Garcia Granados served on the Palestine commission which presented the UN report recommending the 1947 partition plan.

This is the story of his experience with UNSCOP (UN Special Committee on Palestine) and the difficulties they faced throughout the process – differences within the commission, boycotted by the Arabs, hampered by the British, double-crossed- yet painfully arriving at a majority decision in favor of an independent Jewish state under a partition plan.