A century of Balfour

The Balfour Declaration was an emotional impetus to the idea that the exile of Israel could and would diminish and end.Rabbi Berel Wein, 11/11/2017, 10:16 PM

The words MK Edelstein would add to the Balfour Declaration

Knesset Speaker marks festive Knesset 100th anniversary of Balfour Declaration offering short updated addition to historic declaration.Mordechai Sones, 11/7/2017, 7:17 PM

'Palestinians are going backwards 100 years'

PM says Balfour paved way for international recognition of Israel, Arab refusal to accept Jewish rights root cause of conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/7/2017, 6:41 PM

UK Jewish community leaders meet PM Netanyahu

Board of Deputies President Arkush expresses appreciation for Netanyahu's willingness to speak directly with British Jewish leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/6/2017, 12:46 PM

Balfour would never be approved today

The British changed their tune and the world sings along. Giulio Meotti, 11/5/2017, 8:32 AM

Will PA sue Britain?

Pro-PA experts on international law support legal proceedings against Britain over the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 11/5/2017, 6:39 AM

London: Thousands protest PM Netanyahu's visit

Muslims and anti-Israel protesters protest PM Netanyahu's visit to London, wave PLO flags.Ido Ben Porat, 11/4/2017, 8:05 PM

British Labour leader: Let's recognize 'Palestine'

Jeremy Corbyn calls for the UK to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration by recognizing “Palestine”.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/3/2017, 10:33 PM

Former Hamas leader: We will trample Balfour Declaration

Khaled Mashaal says Palestinian Arabs will forcefully cancel the 1917 Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 11/3/2017, 6:06 AM

Danon to PA: Learn history

UN committee discusses impact of Balfour Declaration on Palestinian people. Danon: An example of Palestinian incitement.Nitsan Keidar, 11/3/2017, 5:08 AM

May: Apologize for Balfour Declaration? Absolutely not

British Prime Minister rejects PA demand to apologize for the Balfour Declaration, but also calls for Palestinian state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/3/2017, 1:07 AM

Reflections on the Balfour Declaration

WWI was devastating for European Jews and not much better world Jewry. The Balfour Declaration seemed like a dream. Larry Domnitch, 11/2/2017, 11:57 PM

'If you threaten us, you will disappear'

Transport Minister at Balfour celebration slams PA and its allies for attempting to erase Jewish history and rights, warns Iran.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2017, 8:42 PM

Congress to recognize centenary of Balfour Declaration

Bipartisan Senate resolution calls for recognition of 100th anniversary of signing of Balfour Declaration, affirms US support for Israel.JTA, 11/2/2017, 8:35 PM

Netanyahu joins British PM for Balfour centenary dinner

PM May will reportedly speak of Britain's 'pioneering role' in creation of Israel, and warn against a 'pernicious form of anti-Semitism.'AFP, 11/2/2017, 12:03 PM

Balfour Declaration falsehoods

The lies that fuel Jew-hatred and Israel-bashing. David Singer, 11/2/2017, 7:19 AM

PA demands apology for Balfour Declaration

On 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration, the PA demands an apology and compensation from Britain.Dalit Halevi, 11/2/2017, 3:09 AM

PM: Arab refusal to accept Israel is the real 'tragedy'

Netanyahu departs to London for centenary of Balfour Declaration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2017, 9:00 PM

Netanyahus leave for historical London event

PM Netanyahu and his wife Sara to mark 100 years since historical Balfour Declaration in London, hold diplomatic and economic meetings.Chana Roberts, 11/1/2017, 2:56 PM

British Labour member: Time to recognize 'Palestine'

Emily Thornberry says UK government should mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration by formally recognizing Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 10/31/2017, 6:14 AM

MK Bahloul angers Labor chairman

Arab MK won't attend Knesset session marking Balfour Declaration's 100th anniversary. Gabbay's associates: This will be his last term.Nitsan Keidar, 10/31/2017, 3:50 AM

Anti-Balfour campaign ‘breaches rules’, say Transport for London

Black cabs bearing 'Make It Right' anti-Israel ads unfit to hire passengers until wording removed.Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2017, 9:31 PM

British Foreign Secretary 'proud' of Balfour Declaration

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson says he's proud of his country's role in helping create the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2017, 5:42 AM

A primer on the Balfour Declaration, the Arabs, the UN and peace

The greatest obstacle to peace is in the title of this article. As the centenary approaches, it is important to know the facts. David Singer, 10/29/2017, 7:57 AM

Fatah continues campaign against Balfour Declaration

Abbas's movement calls on Britain to apologize for the 1917 Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 10/26/2017, 5:16 AM

London rejects anti-Israel ad campaign

Ahead of Balfour Declaration centennial, British officials don't take kindly to efforts painting the Declaration as a 'crime.'Tal Polon, 10/19/2017, 9:30 AM

Arabs demand apology for 'crime' of Balfour Declaration

Palestinian Arab groups say Britain must correct the mistake of the Balfour Declaration by supporting a Palestinian state.Dalit Halevi, 10/19/2017, 4:42 AM

Did WWI Jewish underground push the Balfour Declaration forward?

New study shows WWI-era Jewish spy network may have played key role in advancing the document which helped create Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 1:04 PM

Gaza: Thousands walk on 'Balfour Declaration' carpet

Gazan film festival features 328-foot-long carpet with the words 'Balfour Declaration' on it.Dalit Halevi, 5/14/2017, 7:03 AM

Moments in History: What Led up to the Declaration of Israel

What actually happened to form the State of Israel? Balfour, Partition and more.Hillel Fendel, 5/2/2017, 7:37 AM

United Nations alters Balfour Declaration parliamentary records

Palestinian tampering with history seems to have reached the rewriting of UN material. David Singer, 4/27/2017, 8:27 AM

Britain refuses to apologize for Balfour Declaraion

British government rejects PA request for apology over historical document, says it is proud of the role Britain played in birth of Israel.JTA, 4/25/2017, 7:56 PM

'Britain must compensate Palestinians for Balfour Declaration'

PLO official calls on Britain to recognize Palestine in compensation for Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 3/4/2017, 11:01 PM

Britain rebuffs Abbas call to apologize for Balfour Declaration

The Balfour Declaration, read closely, does much more than grant the Jews a right to their ancestral home. David Singer, 12/23/2016, 12:14 PM

British PM praises Israel, blasts Labour Party anti-Semitism

Theresa May, condemns the rise of anti-Semitism in Britain and calls Balfour Declaration “one of the most important letters in history".Shlomo Vile, 12/12/2016, 11:02 PM

PM: Push for Britain to apologize for Balfour shows why no peace

PM Netanyahu says PA campaign to force Britain to apologize for Balfour Declaration further proof it is not willing to accept Jewish State.Gary Willig, 12/8/2016, 6:55 PM

'Balfour Declaration is the crime of the century'

Nabil Abu Rudeineh, official spokesman of PA chairman, says Britain should correct the "historic mistake" of the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevi, 11/3/2016, 5:14 AM

PLO launches campaign to force Britain to apologize for Balfour

The PLO is launching a year-long campaign to force Great Britain to apologize for the "crime" of the Balfour Declaration.Dalit Halevy, 10/31/2016, 10:16 PM

Abbas: Israel destroying two-state solution

'Israeli settlers are just like terrorists', says PA president at UN. Abbas demands UK apologize for Balfour Declaration.Yoni Kempinski, A7 Staff, 9/22/2016, 8:08 PM

Foreign Ministry chief blasts PA initiative to sue Britain

Dr. Dore Gold: PA initiative to sue UK over Balfour Declaration shows its refusal to accept the Jewish people's connection to Israel.Ben Ariel, 7/29/2016, 4:15 AM

Netanyahu: PA attempt to sue Britain will fail

Netanyahu says the PA's intentions to sue Britain over the Balfour Declaration shows it is not interested in peace.Elad Benari, 7/27/2016, 6:12 AM

PA wants to sue Britain for 1917 Balfour declaration

At an Arab League conference, PA Minister tells of plan to sue the UK for Balfour declaration, which called for 'national home' for Jews.Shimon Cohen, 7/26/2016, 7:52 AM

Palestinian Authority wants to sue UK over Balfour Declaration

PA Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki asks Arab League for help filing suit against Britain, in bizarre address in Mauritania.Ari Soffer, 7/25/2016, 10:27 PM

To Danny Danon: A reasonable interpretation of the Palestine Mandate

This is a factual must read which imparts a clear grasp of the legal rights of the Jews to a renewed Jewish state - and where it was to be. Wallace Edward Brand, JD, 6/23/2016, 7:26 AM

Balfour Declaration en route to Israel?

Israeli diplomat in Britain raises possibility the document could travel to Israel for centenary in 2017.Arutz Sheva staff, 11/5/2015, 7:53 PM

Hamas: Britain must apologize for the Balfour Declaration

Hamas demands that Britain apologize for 1917 declaration of support for a homeland for the Jewish people in the Land of Israel.Dalit Halevi, 11/3/2015, 4:12 AM

Hamas: The intifada has killed the Balfour Declaration

Hamas paper praises mass funeral for terrorists in Hevron, says city declared 'this is Arab land, there will be no Jewish homeland.'Dalit Halevy, 11/2/2015, 10:23 AM

Original Balfour Declaration Presented to Netanyahus

PM Netanyahu and Sara at British Library view Balfour Declaration backing Jewish statehood, book edited by Netanyahu's father on Herzl.Uzi Baruch, 9/11/2015, 12:27 PM

The Vatican has Always Tried to Inflict Damage on the Jewish State

The Vatican has been at best indifferent and at worst, like today, willfully harmful to the Jewish State. Giulio Meotti, 5/18/2015, 4:32 PM

November 2, 1917: The Balfour Declaration

The general perception at the time was that the deliverance of the Jews was forthcoming, thanks to the declaration of the British government. Larry Domnitch, 11/1/2014, 8:46 PM

Is Israel a Jewish State?

Mr. White wants an alternative to present-day israel. Wallace Edward Brand, JD, 10/21/2014, 10:19 PM

Rabbi Kook and The Balfour Declaration

A wondrous chain of historical events.Rabbi Chanan Morrison, 5/5/2014, 9:23 AM

Political Rights in Palestine

Not once are Arabs as a people mentioned in the Mandate for Palestine. Eli E. Hertz, 11/2/2013, 10:40 PM

Proposed Law to Designate Israel as Jewish State

After 65 years, the Knesset will consider a law to officially designation Israel as a Jewish State. Three parties teamed up on the bill.Chana Ya'ar, 6/26/2013, 9:54 AM

Pesach in Jerusalem 1920: Tragedy and Challenge

British anti-Semitism has a long and horrible history. , 3/30/2015, 11:58 AM

NYT Editorial Actually Condemns the World, not Israel

The New York Times should do its homework. Hillel Fendel, 11/26/2014, 11:57 AM