By Eli E. Hertz
86 years ago - on July 24, 1922, the League of Nations (equivalent to today's UN) published the historical document "Mandate for Palestine" that laid down the Jewish legal right to settle anywhere in western Palestine - the area between the Jordan River and the Mediterranean Sea, an entitlement unaltered in international law.
The "Mandate for
"Whereas recognition has been given to the historical connection of the Jewish people with
It is important to note that political rights to self-determination as a polity for Arabs were guaranteed by the same League of Nations in four other mandates - in
Any attempt to negate the Jewish people's right to
Those claiming that Jewish settlements in the area between the Jordan River and the
Eli E. Hertz
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