The un's official news site on the middle east deals exclusively with news related to the israeli-palestinian conflict the quartet, the political forum comprised of the us, russia, the eu, and the un, which came into existence in 2002 in madrid to bring peace to the area, is officially known as the middle east quartet. Despite the summit's failure to produce a final settlement of the israeli-palestinian conflict in accordance with the 1993 oslo agreements, arafat requested another meeting nearly five months later, the parties reconvened at the white house on december 19, 2000, and following separate meetings with both parties, clinton offered his last proposal. Middle east web gateway is produced by a non-government organization in israel and offers much in the way of news and views on the middle east learn about the israeli-palestinian conflict in a nutshell and read various articles and editorials on the middle east.
This part of the globalissuesorg web site looks at the ensuing crisis between palestine and israel a history of conflict, added summary of 2002 onwards, as. Despite these errors and omissions the balfour declaration is a masterful work of research and analysis i highly recommend it to everyone interested in british policy in world war i and the origins of the balfour declaration. This is just the latest of the many, many confusing questions to have arisen out of the israeli-palestinian conflict over the last few weeks because, as we all know by now, this is a conflict.
The origins of the israeli-palestinian conflict 1948: the origins of the israeli-palestinian conflict as in ireland, india and cyprus, british colonial divide and rule tactics culminated in november 1947 in the partition of palestine into two newly independent states — one palestinian arab and one jewish. The conflict between palestinian arabs and israelis is a modern phenomenon, which began around the turn of the 20th century the views of the opposing. On the contrary, it reveals a crisis of interpretation of history and theology this should create among christians a desperate burden to refrain from political agendas and invest in the spiritual awakening predicted among both arabs and jews.
A history of the israeli-palestinian conflict 2d ed bloomington: indiana university press, 2009 e-mail citation » comprehensive and detailed, this history gives a sympathetic hearing to the claims and counterclaims of both sides. Summary of the history of the israeli-palestinian conflict since 1948 the turn of fortune for the jewish people in securing their own homeland was a victory from their perspective but a catastrophe for the palestinians who were displaced there. Chapter 1: build up of tension in palestine 1919-45 background to 1919 jews had lived in palestine at the time of the romans but had been expelled after two revolts in ad70 and ad135. He conflict between palestinian arabs and zionist (now israeli) jews is a modern phenomenon, dating to the end of the nineteenth century although the two groups have.
But america is on the opposite side of the conflict in yemen in syria, the us and iran are both against and with each other, depending on the outcome of the nuclear talks. It was the beginning of palestine refugee crisis which ultimately led to the creation of a terrorist organization plo (palestine liberation organization) in 1964 israel's fight against the arab countries (1967. A quick summary of the arab israeli conflict: in 1917 the british issued the balfour declaration, in which they supported the establishment of a jewish homeland in palestine the league of nations confirmed a british mandate on palestine, after world war i, based on the british pledge to establish a jewish homeland. For all of the coverage of the palestinian-israeli conflict, it's come to my attention that very few people actually understand what's going on there this is by no means a complete history- it's the quickest possible explanation.
Overview of the palestinian-israeli conflict origins (to 1949): the palestinian-israeli conflict is essentially a modern conflict originating in the 20th century. Gaza explained: why israel and palestinians are in constant conflict over gaza q&a what is happening in gaza is the latest dispute in the middle eastern flashpoint. The current war between israel and hamas is the worst round of violence in five years here's a quick video on how we got here subscribe to our channel.