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chronologies

Chronology, 1876-1918

1876

Ottoman Constitution promulgated.

1876-1877

First Ottoman Parliament convenes in Constantinople, first Palestinian deputies from Jerusalem elected to this Parliament.

1878

Chronology, 1919-1936

1919

January: Paris Peace Conference decides conquered Arab provinces will not be restored to Ottoman rule.

Chronology 1936-1939

1936

April 16: Two Palestinians living near Petah Tikva shot dead by Zionist assailants.

April 20-30: National Committees established in all Palestinian towns and large villages.

Chronology 1940 - 1947

1940

February 28: Publication of Land Transfers Regulations, provided for in White Paper of 1939; regulations protect Palestinian land rights against Zionist acquisition.