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In both Houses of Parliament there is growing movement of hostility, against Zionist policy in Palestine, which will be stimulated by recent Northcliffe articles.
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Several of the most prominent revolutionaries, including Leon Trotskywere of Jewish descent. The first high level negotiation between the British and the Zionists can be dated to balfour declaration pdf download conference on 7 February that included Sir Mark Sykes and the Zionist leadership.
Prior to the declaration, about 8, of Britain’sJews belonged to a Zionist organisation. While I was casting about for some solution of the difficulty, I ran against the late C.
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Exactly one month after the declaration was issued, a large-scale celebration took place at the Royal Opera House — speeches were given by leading Zionists as well as members of the British administration including Sykes and Cecil.
If they want to balfour declaration pdf download a state and claim sovereign rights in this region, I forsee very serious dangers. Herbert Samuel, and an interview took place at his office.
He went on to assert that the interests of Zionism were first and foremost those of world Jewry, and by implication the international Jewish balfour declaration pdf download. Further drafts were discussed by the British Cabinet during September and October, with input from Zionist and anti-Zionist Jews but with no representation from the local population in Palestine.
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Weizmann, we have London. It is to be feared that there will be a conflict between them and the other races. An official report to the War Cabinet sent by Sykes balfour declaration pdf download 22 September said that the Zionists did not want “to set up a Jewish Republic or any other form of state in Palestine or in any declaratlon of Palestine” but rather preferred some form of protectorate as provided in odf Palestine Mandate.
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Nevertheless, neither the Balfour Declaration nor the Mandate precluded the eventual creation of a Jewish State. Towards the Administration [the Zionists] adopted the attitude of “We want the Jewish State and we won’t wait”, and they did not hesitate to avail themselves of every means open to them in this country and abroad to force the hand of an Administration bound to respect the “Status Quo” and to commit it, and thereby future Administrations, to a policy not contemplated in the Balfour Declaration In Sheppard, Eric William.
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