In brief: Modern Israel I – Until 1948 and Independence
In brief: Modern Israel II – From 1948 and Independence
Learn more about Israel:
The Other Face of Israel
Some common (mis)impressions with regard to Israel’s situation:
►Israel is an occupier in Judea and Samaria (West Bank).
►Israel should give back the land to the Palestinian Arabs.
►The Palestinian Arabs also have a long history in the land.
►The Palestinians want a two-state solution.
►Israel is an Apartheid state.
►Eastern Jerusalem and areas to the east are really Arab.
►UN Res. 242 after the Six Day War requires Israel to withdraw within the Green Line.
► “The Right of Return” means Palestinian Arabs have a right to return to villages in Israel they left in 1948
Other information of interest:
Palestinian Arab factions/organizations:
Palestinian Liberation Org (PLO)