Now, on a journey starting in her home village, Jane explores what Leo did and whether the aspirations of The Balfour Declaration - for both sides to live peacefully and prosper together - were doomed to inevitable failure or if there is still hope of a peaceful solution in the Holy Land? —.
25th January 2017 The joint public issues team of the Baptists, Church of Scotland and Methodists published an article entitled: Marking the 100 year anniversary of the Balfour Declaration that promised a homeland for the Jewish people. They link to articles on the Balfour Project web site.
The contested centenary of Britain's 'calamitous promise
The Day, Britain's 'calamitous promise' 100 years on. The letter, thereafter called the Balfour Declaration, committed the government of Great Britain to the creation of a "national home for the Jewish people" in what was then called "Palestine, the biblical land of Israel. The Balfour Declaration: Britain's Promise to the Holy Land. News, The Balfour Project.
TV review, The Balfour Declaration: Britain's Promise to the. The Balfour Declaration was the first time the British government endorsed the establishment of 'a national home for the Jewish people' in Palestine. While many Palestinians see it as a betrayal, many Israelis believe it was the foundation stone of modern Israel and the salvation of the Jews. Britain's 'calamitous promise' 100 years on Holy Land: At the time of the declaration, only 10% of the population of Palestine were Jews. Was the UK right to support the creation of Israel? This week is the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, which declared British support for a "national home for the Jewish people.
The Balfour Declaration: One Hundred Years Later, United. This World: The Balfour Declaration: The Promise to the Holy.