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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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Meanwhile, protests were held at Palestinian refugee camps in southern and northern Lebanon in addition to the Bekaa Valley on the occasion of the anniversary of the Six Day War or the Naksa (defeat), AN NAHAR reported Monday.
The Jewish nation's triumph over its Arab neighbors in the Six Day War was a stunning blow from which the world is still reeling.
In all, there are at least 261,000 Jews still living in lands conquered by Israel during the Six Day War.
This was also the year of the Six Day War - in a series of devastating land battles Israel wins victories over Egypt, Syria and Jordan.
Abdel-Muhti says he and his family fled their home after the Six Day War, in which Israel routed its Arab adversaries and seized the West Bank from Jordan.
On 8 June 1967, in the middle of the Six Day War between Israel and a coalition of her Arab neighbors, a mysterious gray ship appeared off the northern coast of the Sinai Peninsula.
Since the Six Day War, Israel has consistently expressed its willingness to negotiate withdrawal from these territories, but only under the auspices of real peace treaties with its Arab neighbors.
For instance, prior to the Six Day War in 1967, Egyptian President Gamal Nasser blockaded the critical Israeli transportation route in the Gulf of Aqaba and sent his tanks into the Sinai in order to prepare for-in his own words--"throwing the Zionists into the sea," and went further saying that, "our basic objective will be the destruction of Israel.
After gaining the Sinai, Gaza, the Golan Heights, Judea, and Samaria in the Six Day War, Israel called those areas "administered territories.
At least two of these are seriously flawed - in the Six Day War scenario, for example, all the missions are exactly the same.
Following the IAF's smashing success in the 1967 Six Day War (452 Arab aircraft destroyed, as opposed to 46 of the IAF's), the IAF was brimming with confidence, a feeling which only grew in the intervening years between the Six Day and Yom Kippur Wars -- dubbed the War of Attrition -- 150 Egyptian aircraft were lost in skirmishes with the IAF along the Suez Canal, while the IAF lost but 30.
resolution on decolonization, and ends with the changes wrought by the Six Day War.