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Negotiations Reported for United Administration of Palestine, Transjordan and Syria

August 17, 1941
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Negotiations for the establishment of a united administration for Palestine, Transjordan, Syria and Lebanon were reported today from Cairo as taking place now in Jerusalem. The report was given in a broadcast in Arabic over the Cairo radio station.

Authoritative quarters in London were unable to confirm this report.

David Ben-Gurion, chairman of the Executive of the Jewish Agency, reached London today from Palestine to discuss urgent political problems concerning the Jewish position in Palestine and in the Near East.

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