Historical Conflict Over Israel : Historical Conflict Over Israel

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Historical Conflict over Israel It started May 15th, 1948 when Israeli-Palestinian conflict began. The Israelis think that they own a land called Israel and the Palestinians think they own a land called Palestine. The Palestinians are also considered as Arabs. However according to (Historyguy, 2017), it seems that both sides claim the same land but they each call it a different name. What exactly is Palestine? Palestine is an Eastern Mediterranean area that contains several parts of latter-day Israel as well as Palestinian region of the Gaza strip (along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea) and West bank (precinct of Jordan River) , (Albright ,2017). What is Israel? Israel is a Middle Eastern country on the Mediterranean Sea. However, it is regarded by the Jews, Christians and Muslims also known as the biblical Holy Land. “Israelis and Arabs have been fighting over Gaza on and off, for decades. It's part of the wider Arab Israeli conflict.” Says (BBC, 2015). During the Holocaust and World War II, there were six million Jewish people that were killed. So then after that more and more Jewish people wanted their own country. Eventually the Jews was given a prodigious amount of the Palestine. The Arabs did not think it was fair. The Arabs whom already lived there and the neighboring countries did not think it was fair. Nevertheless, the Arabs and neighboring countries did not accept the new country, (BBC, 2015). So basically the conflict began when the Jews were given a large

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