Six-Day War

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Six-Day War:

see Arab-Israeli WarsArab-Israeli Wars,
conflicts in 1948–49, 1956, 1967, 1973–74, and 1982 between Israel and the Arab states. Tensions between Israel and the Arabs have been complicated and heightened by the political, strategic, and economic interests in the area of the great powers.
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Six-Day War

Arab-Israeli war (1967). [Near East. Hist.: EB, I: 470]
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Israel seized the 25-square-kilometre swath of land rich in water resources from Syria in the 1967 Middle East war when it captured the neighboring Golan Heights, which it later annexed.
Israel captured Arab East Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East war and considers the whole city as its capital, a claim that does not have international recognition.
For example, the Palestinians want the old Israeli-Palestinian frontier - before Israel captured the West Bank, Gaza and east Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East War - to be the basis of border talks.
It has been suggested that this law should now also apply to those forced out during the 1967 Middle East war.
As well as the Israeli soldiers and police, a 5,000-strong Palestinian force was deployed near the Jewish enclaves to prevent any attempt by militants to fire on settlers grudgingly leaving the strip captured in the 1967 Middle East war.
He describes coming of age in the 1960s, working on the election campaigns of Democrats Robert Kennedy and George McGovern and, like many Jews of his generation, becoming captivated by Israel after the 1967 Middle East war.
Middle East policy by saying Israel could retain some of the Arab land it captured in the 1967 Middle East war when its boundaries are negotiated with the Palestinians.
Palestinians fear President Bush will make landmark promises to Sharon that imply backing for Israel's occupation of land seized in the 1967 Middle East war and reject the eventual right of Palestinian refugees to return.
The road map's provisions include a proposal for Israel to withdraw from territory it captured in the 1967 Middle East war - the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Golan Heights and east Jerusalem.
He cited the unimplemented UN resolution 242, which calls on Israel to withdraw from lands it occupied in the 1967 Middle East war.
He said Israeli military action would undermine a peace plan approved yesterday at the Arab summit, which calls for Arab states to normalise relations with Israel if it withdraws from land captured in the 1967 Middle East war.
Three paragraphs later came this assessment, in reporter Larry Kaplow's own words: "Givat Ze'ev is a settlement, meaning it was built on Arab land captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle East war.