It's still in force if the "side that rejects it" isn't actually a party to that agreement. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 07.06.13 | 05:56 (IDT)

    The agreement to partition the mandated territory was an agreement between (a) the Mandatory power (Britain) and (b) its supervising body (the UNGA). It is therefore irrelevant if the Arabs of Palestine rejected that agreement, precisely because nobody asked them for their consent.

    from the article: Get Arab leaders to recognize Israel and you, John Kerry, might prosper
    First published 16:40 05.06.13 | Last updated 16:40 05.06.13
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