On 104th anniversary of Balfour Declaration, here’s what you need to know about it

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Published: 2021-11-02 14:26

Last Updated: 2021-12-05 16:01

On Nov. 2, 1917, Arthur Balfour, Britain’s then-Foreign Secretary, sent a letter to Lionel Walter Rothschild, who was a figurehead of the Jewish community in Britain, declaring support for the establishment of “a national home for the Jewish people” in Palestine.