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Noun1.Arthur James Balfour - English statesmanArthur James Balfour - English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1848-1930)
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For his part, Netanyahu lavished praise on Trump for the Jerusalem recognition and the embassy move, comparing him with the Persian King Cyrus, who allowed Jews to return to Jerusalem from Babylon 2,500 years ago; former British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour, who signed a declaration in 1917 supporting the creation of a Jewish state in what was then the British mandate of Palestine; and President Harry Truman, the first world leader to recognize Israel in 1948.
The Prime Minister of the day was the weak and unpopular Tory grandee Arthur Balfour.
He reiterated that they should know that they are wrongly assessing the situation and at that time in 1917 when former British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour declared Balfour Declaration to give the Palestinian territories to the Zionists; Muslims were under pressure at that time, the Ottomans had been defeated and there was no possibility to confront such plot.
For creation of illegitimate State of Israel at the heart of Arab through Belfour Declaration 1917, it was British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour who wrote a letter Lord Walter Rothschild, a leading figure in the British Zionist community on November 2, 1917.
Arthur Balfour and Trump may be separated by a hundred years, but the sentiment is the same in bot declarations, and the intent is just as egregious.
Yasar Yakis In 1917, British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour wrote a letter to Lord Rothschild, a leader of the British Jewish community, making a commitment on behalf of the British government to establish a home for the Jewish people.
El cual (pese a todo tipo de resistencias) consigue establecer en el siglo XX--en el territorio historico del pueblo de Israel que en los siglos VII y VIII se convirtieron en morada de los arabes--, no solo un "Hogar Judio" (Declaracion de Arthur Balfour, ministro del Foreing Office britanico en 1917), sino un verdadero Estado Judio (Eretz Israel)" en 1948.
In gratitude, Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour met Weizmann in the city's Queen's Hotel, and agreed to help the Jews found a homeland in Palestine.
It is named after UK1/2AaAaAeA~ Foreign Secretary 1/2AaAaAeA~ Arthur Balfour , who wrote it in Nove 1917 during World War I.
RAMALLAH, November 2, 2017 (WAFA) -- Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets on Thursday to mark the centenary of the Balfour Declaration, in which then British Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour promised a homeland for the Jewish people in Palestine.
Israel views the document, issued in 1917 by British foreign minister Arthur Balfour, as having opened the way for its creation in 1948.
With a simple 67-word letter sent on November 2, 1917, the British foreign secretary, Lord Arthur Balfour, irrevocably changed the political and geographic landscape of the Middle East.