Lord Eden KillearnLord Eden Killearn to British Cabinet Committee

“… Scrap the White Paper and Mandate and come out boldly with a decision to keep Palestine ourselves as a vital link in our defense system … our physical control should be definite and unlimited … both sides would squeal … but would eventually submit to force majeure”

Source: Palestine: Retreat From The Mandate, by Michael J. Cohen, Published 1978 by Paul Elek London(p173)