Legal Status of Arab Refugees

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This study deals with the rights of the Palestinian refugees, based on international safeguards and conventions, UN resolutions, and principles of international law.‎ It is reprinted from Law and Contemporary Problems, vol. 33, no. 1 (winter 1968) published by the Duke University, School of Law, North Carolina. 

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George J. TOMEH, born in Damascus, Syria in 1922, has represented the Syrian government in various capacities since 1945. He served as Consul General of the United Arab Republic (Syria & Egypt) in New York, Permanent Representative (Ambassador) of the Syrian Arab Republic at the United Nations. He was also appointed as Minister of Economics of the Syrian Government in 1964, and later adviser to the Institute for Palestine Studies. One of the leading Arab scholars and intellectuals, Professor Tomeh has written many books in Arabic and in English.


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