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Quotation by A.J. Balfour
His Majesty's Government views with favour the establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people.
A.J. (Arthur James) Balfour (1848–1930), British statesman. Letter, November 2, 1917.
This document, which became known as the "Balfour Declaration," committed British support for a Jewish national home in Palestine.
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