Arab League Boycott

The League of Arab States was founded in 1945.  One of the first acts of the League Council, taken on 2 Dec 1945, was to approve Resolution 16 calling for a boycott by Arab countries of Jewish products and manufactured merchandise in the pre-Israel Palestine Mandate.  This was followed soon after, on 12 Jun 1946, by Resolution 70 which called for the creation of a bureaucratic structure to implement the boycott…. More + Documents