All Factions Applaud Zionist Peace Treaty
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All Factions Applaud Zionist Peace Treaty

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The text of the agreement signed in London appears in full on Page Three

From every quarter of the world and from all sections in the Zionist movement, the peace agreement signed here yesterday by the World Zionist Executive and the World Union of Zionist Revisionists was hailed with joy and greeted as the beginning of unity within the shattered Zionist ranks.

In Czechslovakia, both the General Zionist and the Revisionists expressed their joy at the ending of factional differences. In Jerusalem, Chief Rabbi A. I. HaCohen Kook, who recently took the lead in initiating a similar peace conference in Jerusalem, issued a message through the Jewish Telegraphic Agency expressing his gratification at the successful conclusion of the negotiations.

David Ben Gurion, Laborite member of the World Zionist Executive, represented the Executive, while Vladimir Jabotinsky, world leader of the Revisionists, signed on behalf of his organization.

The pact, which is heralded in all quarters as the first definite step towards peaceful cooperation of the various Zionist parties and factions in the upbuilding of Pal-

The text of the agreement signed in London appears in full on Page Three

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