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Reflection Questions based on the Press Release. Answer in the fields below
1: Why was the Balfour Declaration important? What impact did it have on Jewish expectations?
2: Why did President Roosevelt have to be concerned about Arab opinion when dealing with issues related to this topic?
3: What role did the United Nations play in this situation? Why? Were they successful?
4: What happened on May 15, 1948? Why?
5: What role do you think the United States should have played in the creation of Israel? Justify your answer.