Palestinians call for Balfour apology
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Palestinians call for Balfour Declaration apology

The BBC’s Tom Bateman reports from outside the British consulate in East Jerusalem, where Palestinian representatives have delivered a message to diplomats calling on the UK to apologise for the Balfour Declaration.

One hundred years ago, then Foreign Secretary Arthur Balfour expressed British support for a Jewish national home in Palestine - something Palestinians regard as a historical injustice.

  • 02 Nov 2017