The loan of Balfour Declaration to Israel condemned by Arab League

Arab League proclaims Balfour Declaration as cause to the ongoing Israeli-Arab conflict, causing death and the loss of Palestinian rights.

The Declaration document will be on display at Independence Hall following the upcoming renovations to the building.

By Israel Hayom Staff

The Arab League has condemned the decision of the British National Library to loan the original Balfour Declaration document to Israel so it can be put on display at Independence Hall (where David Ben-Gurion declared the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948) in Tel Aviv.
The Balfour Declaration

The Balfour Declaration

The original almost 96-year-old document has never left British soil. It was originally given to Lord Walter Rothschild. The Rothschild family gave it to the British Museum, which later transferred it to the British Library.