Paramount Newsreel, 23 July, 1946: Arab Officer prepares the Arab Case for Palestine in 1946

A Meeting of Palestinian Arab Leaders of the Arab Office

1938
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A meeting of Palestinian leaders belonging to the Arab Office, a pro-Palestinian advocacy organization that established a number of branches in Palestine and other countries in the 1940s, to advance the Palestinian interest in Palestine under the British Mandate. Among the Palestinian public figures appearing in the clip is Ahmad Shukeiri, one of the founders of ״The Independence Party of Palestine״ and later the first chairman of the PLO, outside the Jerusalem office, alongside other public figures. (Taken from the Sherman Grinberg Film Library)

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