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McMahon Hussein Correspondence, 1915-1916

Authors: Henry McMahon, and Hussein BIn Ali
Published 1915-1916



McMahon Hussein Correspondence, 1915

This series of letters between the Sharif of Mecca, Hussein bin Ali, and British High Commissioner in Egypt, Sir Henry McMahon, discussed the future of the Middle East's Arab countries. In one letter McMahon stated that Palestine was to be included in the Arab state, although the borders of Palestine were disputed.