Because the background of events leading to the Zionist settlement
in Palestine is so wide, the geographical
scope of this timeline includes
events outside the immediate theatre of Palestine.
15 Dec 1926: Palestine and East Africa Loans Act
Jun 1926: Disbanding of British Gendarmerie in Palestine
25 May 1926: Assassination of Symon Petliura in Paris
01 Apr 1926: Balfour inaugurates the Hebrew University
Apr 1926: Jouvenel proposes Zionist settlement in the French Levant to Weizmann and Kisch
02 Feb 1926: 1926 Anglo-French agreement on Syria-Palestine frontier
08 Jan 1926: Abdul Aziz ibn Saud assumes throne of Hejaz
1926: Greece imposes Sunday-closing on Salonika
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