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General Assembly approved a resolution to partition Palestine

Saturday Nov 29, 1947
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On 29 November 1947, the General Assembly approved a resolution to partition Palestine, approving the creation of the state of Israel. Two years later, Ralph Bunche, a UN official, negotiated an armistice to the resulting conflict.


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