With a short, curved knife, he pried up the mushroom and pulled it out whole. That is typical of what may be expected to go on, until a thorough-going and permanent solution of the problem of the Straits is adopted, in an International State. An abstract of their claims follows: 1. The area contemplated looks more to the south than the west and lies wholly about the upper waters of the Tigris and its tributaries. It is directly in line with the expressed purpose of the Peace Conference. Dark blue represents an area of direct French control, with the French zone of influence in lighter blue. The people repeatedly showed honest fear that in British hands the mandatary power would become simply a colonizing power of the old kind; that Great Britain would find it difficult to give up the colonial theory, especially in case of a people thought inferior; that she would favor a civil service and pension budget too expensive for a poor people; that the interests of Syria would be subordinated to the supposed needs of the Empire; that there would be, after all, too much exploitation of the country for Britain's benefit; that she would never be ready to withdraw and give the country real independence; that she did not really believe in universal education, and would not provide adequately for it, and that she already had more territory in her possession-in spite of her fine colonial record-than was good either for herself or for the world.
Hence, the issue of Arab self-determination was not in question. It should be noted here that General Allenby detailed to accompany the commission as aid Lt. . It must be believed that the precise meaning, in this respect, of the complete Jewish occupation of Palestine has not been fully sensed by those who urge the extreme Zionist program. Certainly during the last hundred years it has been the chief European center of international unrest. Historical forces worked against implementing more flexible alternatives to the nation-state system then, and they still do today. The Commissioners urge, therefore, for the largest future good of all groups and regions alike, the placing of the whole of Syria under a single mandate.
The Jews, of course, would have representation upon this Commission. The delegates of a Congress held a few months ago at Smyrna, and representing 1,800,000 people, have declared for an American Mandate. Sometimes ostentatious attempts were made to give the impression of absolute non-interference with freedom of access to an expression before the Commission. Two days were spent in interviews in the city, and visits were paid by automobile to points from Tyre to Batrun. The through roads converging into the Turkish territory are probably the oldest commercial routes of the world.
But both solutions, along with the countless proposed for the region, remain focused on redrawing borders rather than transcending them. These losses may be estimated at one million. But to begin with division of territory along religious lines is to invite increasing exclusiveness, misunderstanding, and friction. At King, our goal is to maintain a safe, accident free and healthy work environment. This complexity has often made it honestly difficult to disentangle exactly the right course.
The Commissioners Recommend 1 The formation, under a Mandatory of an Armenian State, completely separated from Turkey, as defined in the preceding section of the report, for reasons already fully given. This can be provided for in a United Syria by a sufficient measure of local autonomy. In the interests of a reasonable self-determination for some of the smaller racial groups, it may be also necessary to allow their transfer, if they so choose, to Syria or Mesopotamia, or to grant them at least local autonomy. The proposed large Armenia, to extend from the Black Sea to the Mediterranean, is probably impossible of realization, and therefore should not be planned for. Now 2 billion people use Facebook every month. After all, it only existed in one place on Earth: Harvard University, where Mark Zuckerberg was a sophomore. Armenians general groups 1 0 3 4 10.
She helps build the shell of what becomes the Chevy Cruze. This includes practically all the Sunnite Moslems, most of the Shiites, a part of the Greek Orthodox Christians, and the small group of Protestants. The second choice total is three. This is the largest percentage in the district for any one point. Decisions, requiring armies to carry out, are sometimes necessary, but they are surely not gratuitously to be taken in the interests of a serious injustice. Balfour's often quoted statement, in its approval by other representatives of the Allies.
Earnest requests to make such a visit were presented at Damascus and Aleppo, accompanied by complaints that the British occupying forces are restricting freedom of speech, movement, and political action, and that they show signs of an intention to allow extensive immigration from India, to the great detriment of the rights and interests of the inhabitants of the region. His actual figures, as of about 1890, for the Russian part of the Armenian plateau, are: Armenians 519,238, Moslems 459,580, Greeks, 47,76S, others 69,129, total 1,095,710. They all mean that whatever Power the Peace Conference shall send into Syria, should go in as a true mandatory under the League of Nations, and for a limited term. On the contrary-for whatever reason-more than 60 percent of all the petitions, presented to the Commission, directly and strongly protested against any French Mandate. Four years after that, 1 billion. It cannot be a short-term mandate, not because of any reluctance to withdraw on the part of the Mandatory, but because under the peculiar circumstances, a true Armenian State cannot be established in a brief period of time, however ardent the desires of both the Armenians and the, Mandatory Power.
At Haifa and Nazareth, two of the last cities visited in the district, it constituted 35 and 10 respectively of the 60 and 18 petitions presented. For all the tendrils that Facebook now has snaked across the globe, it feels strange that one can pinpoint the moment it all began: 6 p. The report was prepared in 1919 but not released until 1922 The Vital Significance of the Report That Follows Facts are first. Fatality can occur after a week or longer. The people of the area declared themselves almost unanimously for United Syria, for its complete independence, and against any help from France, and against the Zionist program. In spite of the violent antagonisms of recent years. Mesopotamia should be completely independent, including Diarbekir, Deir-ez-Zor, Mosul, Bagdad, and Muhammerah.