JEWISH DELEGATION VISITS INDIAN CONSULATE IN TORONTO TO CELEBRATE GROWING TIES WITH INDIA AND ISRAEL

To mark and honour India’s growing diplomatic closeness with Israel, a delegation representing Canadians for Israel’s Legal Rights, and Canadians for Balfour 100, met August 18th with India’s Consul General, Dinesh Bhatia in his office at the Bloor St. Consulate of India. It was spearheaded by Goldi Steiner, who with Continue Reading

British Cabinet Minister: UK Will Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Balfour Declaration ‘With Pride’

The Algemeiner By Barney Breen-Portnoy – The United Kingdom will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the issuance of the Balfour Declaration “with pride,” a British Cabinet minister said on Monday. At a meeting in the British capital with a visiting World Jewish Congress delegation, Sajid Continue Reading

Dear Lord Rothschild……. Why was this letter written?

Dear Lord Rothschild…….                        Why was this letter written? The Balfour Declaration contained 3 main elements: 1) His Majesty’s Government’s intention to establish a national home for the Jewish people in (both my italics) Palestine with a commitment to use its best endeavors to facilitate Continue Reading

The Legal Veracity of the Balfour Declaration

Amb. Alan Baker With the 2017 centenary of the 1917 Balfour Declaration,1 which acknowledged the right of the Jewish people to their national homeland in Palestine, the international community is witnessing a highly orchestrated attempt by the Arab League and the Palestinian leadership to question Continue Reading

Israel’s president invites Royal Family to Israel for Balfour Declaration centenary

Reuven Rivlin extended the Royal invite to mark 100-years since Britain formally issued support for a Jewish state By Stephen Oryszczuk Israel’s president has invited the Royal Family to visit Israel to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. President Reuven Rivlin conveyed the message Continue Reading