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  • Territorial Exchange (Land Swap)

    last update: 2017-01-31 03:41
  • Amona Resettlement Options

    last update: 2017-01-19 04:08
    The map shows Amona, as well as two options for resettlement offered to the settlers - lands in Ofra, just west of Amona, and lands in Shvvut Rachel, north of Amona.
  • 1948 War

    last update: 2016-11-24 04:25
    Known in Israel as the War of Independence, and in the Arab World as the Nakba (Catastrophe). The war began on 30 November 1947 as a civil conflict between Jews and Arabs in Palestine, immediately following the adoption of UNGA Resolution 181 that approved the Partition Plan for Palestine. Following the termination of the Mandate for Palestine and the Israeli Declaration of Independence, military forces from seven Arab countries invaded Palestine and began fighting the newly-created Israel Defense Forces (IDF). The war ended in 1949 with Israel signing separate armistice agreements with Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria, leaving it in control of the entire territory allocated to the Jewish state in the Partition Plan, as well as more than half of the territory allocated to the Arab state. Following the 1967 Six Day War, the armistice lines became collectively known as the (4 June) 1967 Lines or the Green Line. The war resulted in hundreds of thousands of Palestinian refugees.
  • West Bank Separation Barrier - Phases

    last update: 2016-11-20 07:22
    Reference map of all the phases A of the West Bank Separation Barrier. In Phase A, the primary section approved during this phase ran for 123km in or adjacent to the northwestern West Bank between Salem and Elkana, with the Salem-Habla section approved in June 2002, and the Habla-Elkana section in August 2002. This phase also included sections in the north and south of Jerusalem. This phase of the barrier was completed in July 2003. Phase B of the West Bank Separation Barrier running for 60km between Salem and Tirat Zvi near the Jordan River, in or adjacent to the northern West Bank. This phase was approved under public pressure in December 2003 and completed in April 2004. Phase C of the West Bank Separation Barrier included two sections: one running from Elkana in the northwestern West Bank to the Ofer Base north of Jerusalem, and another running through East Jerusalem. As of 2014, this phase has been partially completed. Phase D of the West Bank Separation Barrier complements the previous phases by adding sections in the northern West Bank and around Jerusalem, and in addition mostly follows the Green Line from south of Jerusalem around the southern West Bank, ending several kilometers west of the Dead Sea. This phase of the barrier was partially completed by 2006, but remains unfinished as of 2014.
  • Unilateral Actions

    last update: 2016-07-10 08:29
  • Israel-Egypt Armistice Agreement (1949)

    last update: 2016-09-13 01:23
    An armistice agreement concluding the 1948 War between Israel and Egypt, signed in Rhodes, Greece, on 24 February 1949. It mostly followed the 1906 border between Egypt and the Ottoman Empire, while leaving the Gaza Strip under Egyptian control.
  • Six Day War (1967)

    last update: 2016-09-14 06:56
    Also known as the 1967 War, and in Arabic as the Naksa (Setback), a war fought between Israel and three Arab countries - Egypt, Syria and Jordan - on 5-11 June 1967. The war began with Operation Moked, a series of preemptive Israeli airstrikes which effectively incapacitated the Egyptian and Syrian Air Forces. During the ground assault that followed, Israeli forces overran the Golan Heights, the West Bank (including East Jerusalem), the Gaza Strip and the Sinai Peninsula. Israeli territorial gains were confirmed in the ceasefire agreements concluding the war. Following the war, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 242, which stressed “the inadmissibility of the acquisition of territory by war” and required an Israeli withdrawal, the extent of which remains under dispute. Israel formally annexed East Jerusalem in late 1967 and the Golan Heights in 1981, while the Sinai Peninsula was returned to Egypt following the 1979 peace treaty between the countries. The Gaza Strip and the West Bank remain under Israeli control and have come to be known as the Palestinian Territories. Israel lost around 800 soldiers during the war, while Arab casualties numbered some 15,000–20,000 soldiers.
  • Israeli Settlements in the West Bank by Local Authority

    last update: 2016-09-26 02:17
    Reference map showing Israeli settlements in the West Bank, categorized by the local government authority under which they operate. Note that Jerusalem was annexed in its entirety by Israel in 1967, and thus is considered by Israel to be part of its sovereign territory and not of the West Bank.
  • The Geneva Initiative (2003)

    last update: 2016-09-13 05:17
    Unofficial draft proposal for a permanent status agreement to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, prepared in 2003 by a joint Israeli-Palestinian team. Based on 2013 Population Statistics: Total area annexed to Israel - 162.75 km2 Total area annexed to Palestine- 136.79 km2 Number of settlements annexed- 31 Total population annexed- 383,887
  • McMahon-Hussein Letters (1915)

    last update: 2016-11-08 04:50
    An exchange of letters between Henry McMahon, British High Commissioner in Egypt, and Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca and later King of Hejaz, that took place in late 1915 and early 1916. With the Arabs planning to revolt against the Ottoman Empire in the midst of World War I, the exchange promised British support to the Arabs, and British recognition of Arab independence following the war, with certain territorial reservations. Implementation of the British promises contained in the exchange was complicated by the exposure of the secret Sykes-Picot Agreement, defining British and French spheres of influence in the Middle East, as well as the publication of the Balfour Declaration, endorsing the establishment of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.