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Balfour, Arthur James

Pronunciation: /ˈbalfə/
1st Earl of Balfour (1848–1930), British Conservative statesman, prime minister 1902-5. In 1917, in his capacity as Foreign Secretary, Balfour issued the declaration in favour of a Jewish national home in Palestine that came to be known as the Balfour Declaration.
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