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Shertok Leaving for America; Exiled Arab Leader Re-admitted to Palestine

Moshe Shertok, chief of the political department of the Jewish Agency, will soon proceed to the United States on several important missions, it was learned here today following his departure for Cairo.

Dr. Hussein el Khalidi, Arab leader and former mayor of Jerusalem who was exiled by the British authorities to an island in the Indian Ocean in 1937 for complicity in anti-British and anti-Jewish terrorism in Palestine, returned to Palestine this week, it was announced here today.