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Moshe Sharett Biography

Title:
Former Prime Minister of Israel
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Jan. 1, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chairman of the Executive of the Zionist Organization, 1960
  • Chairman of the executive committee of the Jewish Agency for Palestine, 1960
  • Foreign Minister of Israel, 1955
  • Prime Minister of Israel, 1954
  • Played a major role in the admission of Israel into the UN, 1949
  • Achieved The 1949 Armistice Agreements with Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, and Iraq
  • Mobilized international support for the United Nations Partition Plan, 1947
  • Supported Ben-Gurion’s strategy of mass immigration to Palestine, 1946
  • Head of the Jewish Agency’s Political Department, 1933
  • Secretary of the Jewish Agency’s Political Department, 1931
  • Interpreter for the German army operating in Turkey, 1914
Education:
  • Studied Economics in England, school unknown
Other:
  • Fluent in Arab, German, Hebrew, and English
  • Also known as Moshe Shertok
  • Born: 1894
  • Deceased: 1965