1929 is irrelevant as of 00:01May 15th 1948 (me time) when Israel became an independent state and was recognized as it asked to be - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    recognized " an independent republic within frontiers approved by the General Assembly of the United Nations in its Resolution of November 29, 1947, and that a provisional government has been charged to assume the rights and duties of government for preserving law and order within the boundaries of Israel, for defending the state against external aggression, and for discharging the obligations of Israel to the other nations of the world in accordance with international law. The Act of Independence will become effective at one minute after six o’clock on the evening of 14 May 1948, Washington time"

    from the article: Netanyahu, show the U.S. that Israel does know its own best interests
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