Balfour Declaration

A general view picture shows houses in the Israeli settlement of Maale Adumim, in the West
Pompeo is right, the settlements are not illegal

But statements alone can’t survive without acts on the ground.

Palestinians call on Britain to apologize for Balfour Declaration

Ibrahim Milhem, spokesperson for the PA government, said that the Palestinians “fell victim to the greed of colonialism, expansion and ethnic cleansing” as a result of the Balfour Declaration.

Departing British PM lauded for combating antisemitism and Hezbollah

"We will always appreciate her friendship and support,” Jewish community leader says

FROM LEFT: Baron David de Rothschild, Lord Jacob Rothschild, Ronald S. Lauder and Robert Kraft.
Grapevine: A successful revolution

Though a sincere friend of the Jewish people, Balfour is far from happy with some of Israel’s policies, and had intended to mention this in his speech, but a friend counseled him against it.

The Balfour Declaration
Here and There: Remember November

Does a Jewish state create antisemitism? It was not the reason that six million of our people were murdered.

Reality Check: Better late than never

This lack of an official royal visit has been no oversight but rather a deliberate snub to the Jewish state on the part of the British Foreign Office.

A STREET in Ramallah. The Palestinian economy is suffering.
Ramallah shoe store demands Brits and Americans apologize before entering

A shoe shop in Ramallah demands British and American remorse over Balfour Declaration and "Trump's dirty decision."

 Viscount Henry Allenby reading the Allenby proclamation of martial rule
On the coattails of history

Viscount Allenby retraces his ancestor’s victorious entry to Jerusalem a century ago.

Balfour was the product of all the Allied powers, author says

Christian groups host 100th anniversary event at European Parliament.

Original postcard showing Allenby’s proclamation to inhabitants, with an offcial surrender ceremony
100 years of European involvement in the Holy City

This week marks the centennial of the start of British rule of Jerusalem.

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