Balfour Descendant Touts 2-State Solution, Marking 1917 Edict’s Centennial

By Tamara Zieve Descendant of signatory of Balfour Declaration sends special message to conference, which marks 100 years since historic letter sent. Windsor – The 5th earl of Balfour Roderick Balfour expressed hope that a two-state solution could be achieved this year, as he conveyed Continue Reading

Why will Abbas sue Britain over the Balfour declaration but not over the creation of Jordan?

”Before WW1 the Jewish Homeland was part of the Ottoman Empire longer than America has existed. Jordan and Israel were created from Ottoman land. Why not a UNSC resolution against JORDAN? If Israel is forced to return Ottoman land why not Jordan?” Why will Abbas Continue Reading

Faisal–Weizmann Agreement – When the Arabs asked the Jews to return to Israel

Feisal-Frankfurter Correspondence (March 1919) Letter from Emir Feisal (Son of Hussein Bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca | Great grandson of the prophet Muhammad) to Felix Frankfurter, associate of Dr. Chaim Weizmann: DELEGATION HEDJAZIENNE Paris Peace Conference March 3, 1919 Dear Mr. Frankfurter: I want to take Continue Reading

The Palestinians can thank Israel for their skirting the Arab catastrophe

Some minority groups living in Israel, under the impression of the Syrian events, are showing an appreciation for Israel’s tranquil living conditions and economic opportunities. By Moshe Arens Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas wants to sue Britain over the 1917 Balfour Declaration, which pledged His Majesty’s Continue Reading