Six-Day War

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tension between Arabs and Israeli erupted into a brief war in June 1967

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However, Iraq rejected the resolution arguing that "military action is an internal Iraqi affair." 1990 -- Sheikh Fahad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, who was known for having taken part alongside Egyptian forces in the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, was martyred at the age of 45.
In a statement released on the 50th anniversary of the start of the Six Day War, Guterres said, "Today marks 50 years since the start of the 1967 Arab-Israeli war, which resulted in Israel's occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem, Gaza and the Syrian Golan and the displacement of hundreds of thousands of Palestinians and Syrians.
The 1967 Arab-Israeli War marked the failure of the Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson administrations' efforts to prevent renewed Arab-Israeli conflict following the 1956 Suez War.
Siniver documents that Eban achieved many substantial diplomatic victories in Israel's service, including securing the initiation of economic aid for Israel in the 1950s, negotiating the first sale of American tanks and fighter jets to Israel during the 1960s, and rallying the Johnson administration's diplomatic support for Israel during and after the 1967 Arab-Israeli War.
The main sticking point seemed to be a Palestinian demand that Israel agree to negotiate on condition that the borders of a future Palestinian state would be based on boundaries drawn before a 1967 Arab-Israeli war. Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, whose rightist coalition government includes parties that back Jewish settlers in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, says he wants to start peace talks immediately, but without preconditions.
On the other hand, Russia offered to take over the place of Austrian peacekeepers in the Golan Heights - under Israeli occupation since the 1967 Arab-Israeli war. However, the United Nations declined to accept Russia's offer because Russia is a permanent member of the UN Security Council.
So far, the water-related disputes that have arisen in places such as the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia have been relatively restrained, with countries relying on diplomacy to sort out their differences (although there are some who argue that the 1967 Arab-Israeli War was about water, and Syria and Iraq have fought minor skirmishes over the Euphrates River).
Yishai also compared the 2006 war to the 1967 Arab-Israeli war, when "all Arab states fought against Israel," according to Haaretz newspaper.
After high school, he volunteered for the paratroopers and served during the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.
He reported from the front lines in the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, dictating his copy over shaky telephone lines to the AP's regional headquarters in Beirut.
Taqieddine said Bashar had lost all of the regime's geo-strategic cards, noting: "He lost Iraq, Palestine and Lebanon" and was "exaggerating" his options as the Assads had ceased their military struggle to regain the Golan Heights - which Israel occupied in the June 1967 Arab-Israeli war and annexed to the Jewish state in the early 1980s - by abiding strictly with a US-brokered 1974 deal between Damascus and Tel Aviv for "military disengagement".
The Palestinians are hoping for recognition of a state made up of the West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem, all areas occupied by Israel during the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.
In May, Perry issued a press release slamming the president for advocating an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal based largely on the land borders that were in place before the 1967 Arab-Israeli war.
The paper wrote that Palestinian authorities seek to bring the resolution, based on the borders before the 1967 Arab-Israeli war, to a vote at the General Assembly's annual meeting in September.
Essay topics include the formation of Israel, the 1967 Arab-Israeli War, the formation of the PLO, and the occupation of Gaza and the West Bank.