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British White Paper of 1939

Published 1939



White Paper of 1939

The 1939 White Paper abandoned previous British policy statements toward Palestine, advocating a binational state in territory. To achieve this end, the White Paper called for a policy of restricting Jewish immigration in Palestine.

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