Balfour Declaration - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • inbound39
    • 03.11.12 | 08:26 (IST)

    It is of historic value only. When Israel accepted Resolution 181 and borders as defined by 181 the Balfour Declaration became Null and Void. If it is found legal then people might start resurrecting the Peel commission that jews rejected. Military rules say to obey the last order given. Resolution 181 was the last order given. It became binding when Israel accepted borders defined in Resolution 181 on taking Sovereignty. These are the borders Israel was internationally recognised on as a Sovereign State.

    from the article: Is the Balfour Declaration still relevant?
    First published 01:42 02.11.12 | Last updated 01:42 02.11.12
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