Grand Mufti

1947 Mufti requests from European Countries to Disallow Jewish Emmigration
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1947 Mufti requests from European Countries to Disallow Jewish Emmigration

“My letters [to the European countries, requesting them not to allow Jews to leave] had positive and useful results for the Palestinian problem … That is the reason why a complaint was made against me to the UN in 1947, according to which my letters had prevented the immigration of hundreds of thousands of Jews […]

August 13, 1946 The British Restrict Jewish Immigration
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August 13, 1946 The British Restrict Jewish Immigration

“THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT LAST WEEK CONCEDED THE DEMAND OF THE PALESTINE ARAB LEADERS WHO, UNDER THE ADVICE OF THE FORMER MUFTI OF JERUSALEM, DEMANDED IMMEDIATE STOPPAGE OF JEWISH IMMIGRATION AND DEPORTATION OF JEWS WHO WERE ALREADY IN HAIFA HARBOR, AS A CONDITION FOR ATTENDING A ROUND TABLE CONFERENCE WHICH THE GOVERNMENT IS TRYING TO CONVENE” […]

1944 Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji in His Memoirs
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1944 Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji in His Memoirs

Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini) wrote in his memoirs                 “There were other serious occurrences during the War, such as the attempt by world Jewry in 1944 to bring about the immigration of eastern European Jewry to Palestine… just as today they are trying to prompt countries in the east, such as […]

March 19, 1943 Radio Speech Excerpt of Mufti of Jerusalem
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March 19, 1943 Radio Speech Excerpt of Mufti of Jerusalem

Address to American Arabs – Excerpts from a Radio Speech by Haj Amin al-Husseini, in Rome “The Arabs and Moslems will not be deceived by Britain once again because not only have they known its true intentions but they have also known those of Britain’s allies – America – and I want to draw the […]

April 11, 1921 Herbert Samuel British High Commissioner
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April 11, 1921 Herbert Samuel British High Commissioner

April 11, 1921 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafet, Mahmud Abbas Herbert Samuel British High Commissioner supports the appointment of Haj Amin al-Husseini as the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem “I saw Haj Amin Husseini on Friday and discussed with him at considerable length the political situation and the question […]

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1929 The Grand Mufti The Haram El-Sharif
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1929 The Grand Mufti The Haram El-Sharif

1929 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafat, Mahmud Abbas The Grand Mufti: “The Haram El-sharif has been Moslem property for thirteen and a half centuries, but in the remote past it was the site of three successive Jewish Temples. The structures of the Holy area, including the walls, are […]

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1930 The Supreme Muslim Council
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1930 The Supreme Muslim Council

1930  The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafat, Mahmud Abbas The Supreme Muslim Council “The site is one of the oldest in the world. Its sanctity dates from the earliest times. Its identity with the site of Solomon’s Temple is beyond dispute. This, too, is the spot, according to universal […]

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July 1st, 1937 The Grand Mufti ; Testimony Before Royal (Peel) Commission of Inquire
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July 1st, 1937 The Grand Mufti ; Testimony Before Royal (Peel) Commission of Inquire

July 1st, 1937 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafat, Mahmud Abbas The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji’s (Husseini) testimony to the Royal (Peel) Commission in Palestine: Q: Lord Peel: Since you demand the establishment of a national government in Palestine, what will you do with the […]

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September 26, 1937 British district commissioner for Galilee Lewis Yelland
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September 26, 1937 British district commissioner for Galilee Lewis Yelland

September 26, 1937 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafat, Mahmud Abbas The  British district commissioner for Galilee Lewis Yelland,  after attending Sunday services at the Anglican Christ Church in Nazareth, was gunned down by four Arabs.  His assassination caused Britain to respond by outlawing the Arab Higher Committee and […]

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September 28, 1937 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem
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September 28, 1937 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem

September 28, 1937 The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj Amin al Hasanji (Husseini), Yasser Arafat, Mahmud Abbas “Britain immediately issued a warrant for al- Husseini arrest and shortly later outlawed the Arab Higher Committee (of which al- Husseini was chairman).  Al- Husseini escaped arrest and eventually made his way to Syria which became the Committee’s […]

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