Israel occupied East Jerusalem during the 1967 Middle East War
A surge in violence since October has been fuelled by Palestinians' frustration over settlements in territories captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle East war
Israel occupied EastJerusalemduring the 1967 Middle East War
The Palestinians seek a state in the West Bank and East Jerusalem -- which have been occupied by Israel since the 1967 Middle East war
-- and in Gaza, a strip of land on the Mediterranean coast that is separated from the West Bank.
The Palestinians want to establish a state in East Jerusalem, the occupied West Bank and the Gaza Strip, territories captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle East War
Jordan, which administered east Jerusalem and the West Bank before Israel seized the Palestinian territories in the 1967 Middle East war
, has responsibility for holy sites in the Israeli-annexed eastern sector.
The draft resolution, obtained Oct 1 by the Associated Press, would affirm the Security Council's determination to contribute to attaining a peaceful solution that ends the Israeli occupation "without delay" and fulfill the vision of two states - "an independent, sovereign, democratic, contiguous and viable state of Palestine" living side by side with Israel in peace and security in borders based on those before the 1967 Middle East war
The Givat Hamatos area, which lies near the Palestinian city of Bethlehem on the West Bank, is part of the east Jerusalem territory captured by Israel in the 1967 Middle East war
Reports say that Abbas is planning to demand the withdrawal of Israel from all lands it occupied since the 1967 Middle East war
Israel, which captured the West Bank in the 1967 Middle East war
and signed a peace treaty with Jordan in 1994, maintains a transit terminal for Palestinians and foreign visitors at the Allenby bridge.
The EU imposed its restrictions last week, citing its frustration over the continued expansion of Jewish settlements in territory captured by Israeli forces in the 1967 Middle East War
Independent MP Mustafa Barghouti rejected any return to the negotiating table without a clear reference to the borders which existed before the 1967 Middle East war
and a halt to all colony building