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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Since the Six-Day War, we have yet to decide what to do with the victory," Merav Michaeli, from the opposition Zionist Camp party, said.
The seeds sown during the Six-Day War are bearing fruit today," Netanyahu said.
Israel was again attacked in another war known as the Six-Day war in 1967.
The Jewish state initiated the Six-Day War to stave off an imminent threat to itself represented by Arab armies arrayed around what foreign minister Abba Eban called its "Auschwitz borders.
During the Six-Day War, Israel seized the Sinai peninsula, which it returned to Egypt in 1982, Syria s Golan Heights, the West Bank including east Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip, from which Israeli troops and settlers withdrew in 2005.
Israel says it expects its borders with Egypt, Jordan, Syria, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip could witness violent incidents on the 44th anniversary of the 1967 six-day war, similar to what recently happened on the 63rd anniversary of the Nakba Day on May 15, the Beirut daily AL MUSTAQBAL reported on Tuesday.
Israel disputes the Palestinian claim on the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem, areas it captured from Jordan during the Six-Day War in 1967, and peace negotiations have stalled numerous times over the last few years.
Unfortunately, the Six-day War led to a major erosion of these relatively successful economic policies and as a result of the major victory recorded by Israel, both the West Bank and Gaza ceded their autonomy to the state of Israel.
CDATA[ The community of Beit El is marking the aniversary of its liberation in the 1967 Six-Day War.
CAIRO: The Egyptian defence minister who oversaw the so-called War of Attrition with Israel that followed the loss of the Sinai peninsula in the Six-Day War of 1967 died on Saturday at the age of 88.
They then demonstrate how individual factors interact across the different levels through case study discussions of World War I, World War II in the Pacific, the Israeli-Arab Six-Day War, the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, the Iran-Iraq War, and the American invasion of Iraq in 2003.
The Six-Day War in 1967 left Israel in control of the Sinai Peninsula (later returned to Egypt), along with the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, the Golan Heights, and all of Jerusalem.