UK: Balfour Declaration was a catastrophe

Britain acknowledges that the Balfour Declaration was a Nakba, or catastrophe, for the Palestinians, the government’s Arabic spokesman Edwin Samuel has said. “Britain’s position is that an apology and recognition of an unrealized Palestinian state does not help the situation,” he said. British policy has been consistent for a long time; two independent states, with justice and security as a result of direct negotiations between the parties.
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