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Regent of Iraq Postpones Trip to U.s.; Dissatisfied with American Views on Palestine

August 28, 1944
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The Egyptian press reports today that the Regent of Iraq. Abdul Illah, has decided to postpone his projected visit to the United States as result of the American attitude on the Palestine question, since both the Democratic and the Republican parties have gone on record as being outspoken for a Jewish Palestine.

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