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Dead Sea Concession Has Not Yet Been Granted

(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

The concession to exploit the salts of the Dead Sea is still under examination by the Palestine and Transjordanian Governments, Col. Leopold H. Amery, British Colonial Secretary, declared in the House of Commons in reply to a question of Mr. Bury.

The Tulloch-Novomejski concession being under examination, no concession has as yet been granted.