Readers seeking an integrated, authoritative history of the Six Day War
should read Michael B.
It was a pyrrhic victory, though, since the Six Day War
managed to destroy any confidence the relatively new Egyptian Republic might have had.
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.
Avery-Peck, who as a student was living on a kibbutz in Israel in 1973, said the quick strike by Arab forces shattered "the invincibility" that many Jews felt following the Six Day War
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
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.
During marches, commemorating the Six Day War
in which Israel occupied the West Bank, Gaza and E.
resolution on decolonization, and ends with the changes wrought by the Six Day War