Israel time line

  • 135

    Roman diaspora

    Is when the romans kicked the jews out of jareusalem
  • 332


    Alexander the Great conquered Jerusalem.
  • Oct 9, 634

    Take over

    Muslim armies take over.
  • Oct 9, 1500

    Turkish rule

    The region comes under Ottoman Turkish rule.
  • Jewish state

    Publication of Theodor Herzl’s treatise “The Jewish State”
  • Creation

    The Balfour Declaration gives British approval to the effort to create a Jewish homeland. After World War I, the area comes under British control, which allows some Jewish settlement.
  • British

    British White Paper limiting Jewish immigration to Palestine
  • Proclaimed

    On May 14, the State of Israel is proclaimed. David Ben-Gurion is its first prime minister. Neighboring Arab countries declare war, but Israel survives.
  • Pompey the great

    Rome who was led by Pompey the Great conquers the region.
  • Six day war

    During the Six-Day War, Israel attacks Egypt. Israel occupies the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Sinai peninsula and Syria's Golan Heights, and extends its control to all of Jerusalem.
  • Jew holiday

    On October 6, during a Jewish holy day, Egypt attacks territory occupied by Israel. The conflict is known as the Yom Kippur War.
  • President

    Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin sign the U.S.-sponsored Camp David Accords. The countries sign a peace treaty on March 26, 1979.
  • Invasion

    israel invades Lebanon to drive out Palestinian Liberation Organization fighters who are attacking northern Israel.
  • Uprising against israel

    A Palestinian uprising against Israel starts in the West Bank and Gaza.
  • Agree

    The PLO and Israel agree to recognize each other's existence. The treaty is known as the Oslo Accords.
  • Peace treaty

    Jordan and Israel sign a peace treaty.
  • Prime minister

    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon incapacitated by massive stroke; Deputy Prime Minister Ehud Olmert appointed Acting Prime Minister
  • Continues attack

    The Palestinians and Israelis continue to trade attacks. The U.S. tries to restart the peace process.
  • prime minister

    Benjamin Netanyahu becomes Prime Minister.
  • Forest fire

    In December, a forest fire rages for four days in northern Israel. It is the biggest and deadliest in Israel’s history.
  • Prison

    Israel's presidant sentanced to seven years in prision
  • Pillar of defence

    Operation Pillar of Defense forces conducted an eight-day military operation in the Hamas governed Gaza Strip during which dozens of targets there were attacked in response to ongoing rocket fire on the western Negev.
  • syria

    According to anonymous U.S. officials, Israel launches an airstrike on Syria. It targeted Russian-made Yakhont anti-ship missiles near the city of Latakia, and killed several Syrian troops.
  • attack

    This is a detailed list of Palestinian rocket and mortar attacks on Israel in 2014. All of the attacks originated in the Gaza Strip, unless stated otherwise. For information pertaining to the wider conflict, see Arab-Israeli conflict and Israeli–Palestinian conflict. This list does not include reports of deaths and injuries caused by Hamas rocket and mortar attacks that fell within Gaza.
  • New kingdom

    Kings David and Solomon establish a Hebrew kingdom.