Web source questions

Web source questions

Web link: https://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=true&do…

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.