Press release announcing United States de facto recognition of the State of Israel

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This Government has been informed that a Jewish state has been proclaimed in Palestine, and recognition has been requested by the provisional
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government thereof.

The United Sttes recognizes the provisional government as the de facto authority of the new State of Israel
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Jewish state.

Harry Truman

Approved,

May 14, 1948

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