or three generations the Jews have recreated in Palestine a community, now numbering 80,000, of whom about one fourth are farmers or workers upon the land. The Faisal-Weizmann Agreement Faisal-Weizmann Agreement The FaisalWeizmann Agreement was signed on January 3, 1919, by Emir Feisal, who was for a short time King of the Arab Kingdom of Syria or Greater Syria in 1920, and was King of the Kingdom of Iraq from August. Phrases have been used such as that Palestine is to become "as Jewish as England is English." His Majesty's Government regard any such expectation as impracticable and have no such aim in view. After a few years the situation will be again reviewed, and if the experience of the working of the constitution now to be established so warranted, a larger share of authority would then be extended to the elected representatives of the people. These apprehensions, so far as the Arabs are concerned are partly based upon exaggerated interpretations of the meaning of the Balfour Declaration favouring the establishment of a Jewish National Home in Palestine, made on behalf of His Majesty's Government on 2nd November, 1917. It shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; the Irish Sea is to the north west, the Celtic Sea to the south west, with the North Sea to the east and the English Channel to the south separating. The Secretary of State would point out that already the present administration has transferred to a Supreme Council elected by the Moslem community of Palestine the entire control of Moslem Religious endowments (Waqfs and of the Moslem religious Courts. CAB 27/24 External links edit. But this promise was given subject to a reservation made in the same letter, which excluded from its scope, among other territories, the portions of Syria Syria Syria, officially the Syrian Arab Republic, is a country in Western Asia, bordering Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea. Wikipedia article written by contributors ( read / edit ). The first step was taken when, on the institution of a Civil Administration, the nominated Advisory Council, which now exists, was established. He went on to read medicine and then law. The Arab representatives submitted a statement to the committee from Sir Michael McDonnell Michael McDonnell Sir Michael Francis Joseph McDonnell was Chief Justice of Palestine between 19McDonnell attended the public. Mecca, now King Hussein of the Kingdom of the Hejaz. London and Totowa, NJ: Cass, 1978. That is the reason why it is necessary that the existence of a Jewish National Home in Palestine should be internationally guaranteed, and that it should be formally recognized to rest upon ancient historic connection.' 'This, then, is the interpretation which His Majesty's Government place. Treaty of Sèvres, treaty of Sèvres, the Treaty of Sèvres was the peace treaty between the Ottoman Empire and Allies at the end of World War. According to the minutes Lord Curzon explained the Hussein, Sykes-Picot, and Balfour commitments: "The Palestine position is this. According to Sykes, Churchill, and Balfour the areas lying east of the line from Damascus, Homs, Hama, and Alleppo (the Hedjaz baby
Railway route) had been pledged to the Arabs (as noted in Churchill's analysis). See also balfour declaration (1917 churchill, winston.; samuel, herbert louis; yishuv. Credit: ( see original file ). Are summarized by these"tions from it: "The tension which has prevailed from time to time in Palestine is mainly due to apprehensions, which are entertained both by sections of the. For the fulfilment of this policy it is necessary that the Jewish community in Palestine should be able to increase its numbers by immigration. General Jan Smuts, Lord Balfour, Lord Robert Cecil, General Sir Henry Wilson, Chief of the Imperial General Staff, and representatives of the Foreign Office, the India Office, the Admiralty, the War Office, and the Treasury were present. The Secretary of State believes that a policy upon these lines, coupled with the maintenance of the fullest religious liberty in Palestine and with scrupulous regard for the rights of each community with reference to its Holy Places, cannot but commend itself to the various. Sources : The Avalon Project).
1, of 2 November 1917, d as conveying the promise to the Sherif of Mecca to recognise and support the independence of the Arabs within the territories proposed by him. Years later, through the High Commissioner and the Secretary of State. Sir Herbert Samuel, the economic capacity of the country to absorb new arrival" Scholars searching through the declassified files in the National Archives discovered evidence that Palestine had been pledged to Hussein. Intent to aid the" should possess any other juridical status. This community has its own political organs. Under Article 81 of the draft Palestine Order in Council. See also SykesPicot Agreement SykesPicot Agreement The SykesPicot Agreement of 1916 was a secret agreement between the governments of the United Kingdom and France. Despite various wars and exoduses, s Government, greenwood. That letter i" it would be wise to allow some time to elapse. As well as Arab fears of subjugation.
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