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Sinai to Be Annexed to Palestine is Rumor

September 8, 1926
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(Jewish Telegraphic Agency)

The Sinai peninsula will be annexed to Palestine, according to reports from Port Said to the Ullstein newspaper syndicate.

The report states that the construction of a harbor in Port Fuad is a preliminary step of the Palestine government to extend the British mandate to the Sinai peninsula.

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