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Conflict in Israel

  • Six Day War

    Six Day War
    The Six Day War was a huge victory for Israel. The nation launched air strikes against Egypt, Syria, and Jordan and gained controll of land in the West Bank and Gaza.
  • Yom Kippur War

    Yom Kippur War
    Egypt and Syria, wanting their territori back, attacked Israel in 1973 on the day of the Jewish holiday Yom Kippur. Israel was not ready fot this suprise attack but got help from the U.S. and in the end both sides agreed to end this war. During the war, Arab OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) members refused to sell oil to countries aiding Israel, including the United States, raising oil prices around the world drastically.
  • Camp David Accords

    Camp David Accords
    Egyps and Israel wanted peace with eachother. U.S. president Jimmy Carter invited both countries president and prime minister the Camp David in Maryland where both leaders reached an agreement known as the Camp David Accords. There was finally peace between the two countries after 30 years of tension.
  • Intifada

    In the West Bank and Gaza tensions were rising. The Palastines hatred exploded into a full on rebellion known as intifada. Young Pallestines began to attack troops and street violence spread. Israel resisted with military and police responses but the rebellion lasted untill the early 1990s.
  • Second Intifada

    Second Intifada
    In this intifada the rebelling youth of Palestine was aided with Pallestanian security forces. Suicide bombers attacked Israel and Israel responded with more military forces. Tensions are still hight between the two nations today due to terrorist scares and kidnappings from Palestine and air strikes from Israel.