Essays Tagged: "Gaza Strip"

Jomo Kenyatta (his life)

alling for Israel and the PLO to recognize each other and for Palestinian self-rule to begin in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank town of Jericho.

(3 pages) 80 0 3.7 Sep/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Arab Isreali 6 day War

were within Israel's control. Judea and Samaria (The West Bank), came under Jordanian control. The Gaza Strip was delegated to Egypt, and Jerusalem was divided; Jordan controlled the eastern part inc ... immediately before the conflict began. Once again the Israeli forces were victorious, capturing the Gaza Strip and entire Sinai peninsula, stopping ten miles from the Suez Canal. This war saw a major ...

(7 pages) 129 1 3.3 Mar/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers

History of Arafat and the PLO. Argues that Arafat doesn't represent the best interests of the Palestinian people.

the Arab world. (CQ, 34)The PLO soon had an army of about 10,000 that began training mostly in the Gaza Strip, where they were fully under Egyptian control. Jordan was unable to resist the PLO influx ... -Day War, the PLO was in disarray, its army totally destroyed and its members melting back into the Gaza population from whence they came. (Pryce-Jones, Defeat 52) This left the door wide open for new ...

(12 pages) 177 0 4.2 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

George W. Bush and the U.S. official position on Israel vs. Palestine

d proposed: Jordan had taken the land on the West Bank of the Jordan River, and Egypt had taken the Gaza Strip. The Palestinians had nothing. The Statehood of Israel left over 700,000 Palestinians as ... be allowed visitation rights to these two cities. This will satisfy their religious beliefs.ii) The Gaza Strip remains Palestinian.iii) The Golan Heights be returned to Syria. They were seized from Sy ...

(4 pages) 134 2 3.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

A chronology of the Arab - Israeli conflict in the 20th Century.

eir homes or attacked Israeli border settlements. A major tension point was the Egyptian-controlled GAZA STRIP, which was used by Arab guerrillas for raids into southern Israel. Egypt's blockade of Is ... than a week; its forces reached the eastern bank of the Suez Canal in about 100 hours, seizing the Gaza Strip and nearly all the Sinai Peninsula. The Sinai operations were supplemented by an Anglo-Fr ...

(7 pages) 149 1 3.2 Jul/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Book review of Mitri Raheb's book entitled "I am a Palestinian Christian".

ficial statements given by leaders of Christian communities, and articles from the agreement on the Gaza Strip an the Jericho Area. This helps the readers to identify what Raheb is referring to if the ...

(3 pages) 17 0 2.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Solutions for the Arab Israeli Crisis: includes the occupied territories, jerusalem and refugees.

ssure on Ariel Sharon to co-operate with the following demands. First of all, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip need to be declared "Palestine", to create a homeland for the Palestinians. The Jewish se ... ly one thing to do: give all those Palestinian refugees who wish to return to the West Bank and the Gaza Strip the right to do so. It is more than likely that many of them have made homes and settled ...

(2 pages) 45 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Six Days of War, 35 years without peace The purpose of this paper is to discuss the origins and impacts of the 1967 Six Day War

would come to shape the conflict in Palestine. Following the war Israel occupied the Golan Heights, Gaza strip, the West Bank and the Sinai Peninsula. With the exception of the Sinai these areas are s ... aircraft belonging to the Egyptians. Israeli ground forces then moved into the Sinai Peninsula and Gaza Strip, where they fought Egyptian units. Egyptian casualties were heavy, but Israel suffered on ...

(19 pages) 182 0 3.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Should the Oslo "peace process" be terminated?

slo peace process was to establish temporary autonomy for Palestinians. It was in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, and was not allowed to exceed five years. "The Oslo Peace Process failed because it conf ...

(10 pages) 45 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Egyptian research paper

f Egypt, Egypt is located in northern Africa bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula. The geographic co ... teau interrupted by Nile Valley and delta. The territory is a total of 2,689km, the country borders Gaza Strip 11km, Israel 255km, Libya 1,150km, Sudan 1,273km; the coastline is 2,450km ( ...

(7 pages) 99 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Palestinians have the right to resist Zionism and the occupation of the rogue State of Israel.

undred of those years, the region composing of modern Jordan, modern Israel, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip were always known as Palestine, except for when it had been called Canaan in ancient time ... stine. Later, in 1967, Israel attacked Syria, Jordan, and Egypt, and took control of the West Bank, Gaza Strip, Golan Heights, and Sinai Peninsula. Even more Palestinians were kicked out, and they fle ...

(3 pages) 109 5 2.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Suicide Bomber

erWorldview:Amin Al-Abdullah is a Sunni Arab. Being a Sunni Arab in a Palestine refugee camp in the Gaza Strip has many consequences. Religion has become a very important part of his life. He believes ... alestinians would often be beaten. Amin was a smart student, and got into the Islamic University of Gaza on a full scholarship based on his outstanding academic ability. He studied History and Politic ...

(8 pages) 44 0 4.6 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

US Meets Arafat

an news agency, WAFA.A Palestinian political source told Reuters that chief negotiator Saeb Erekat, Gaza Strip Preventive Security head Mohammed Dahlan and intelligence chief Amin al-Hindi were expect ...

(2 pages) 518 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The region that we refer to as the Middle East

nally ordered the Israeli Defense Forces to take cities in the Occupied Territories. The West Bank, Gaza Strip, and Golan Heights make up the Occupied Territories. These incursions by the IDF are in a ... ews proclaimed the state of Israel for themselves. This began the 1948 War in which Israel lost the Gaza Strip and West Bank. Then again in 1956, when Gamel Abdel Nasser nationalized the Suez Canal, t ...

(5 pages) 683 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Conflicts Between Arab and Israeli - What are the roots of the conflict?, What were the events since 1948, What were the recent events and the current situation?

n, who were mobilising against Israel. They took large swathes of land including the West Bank, the Gaza Strip, the Golan Heights and Sinai all the way to the Suez. Although Palestinians in these area ... , war broke out between Mahmoud Abbas' faction, Fatah, and Hamas. This led to Hamas controlling the Gaza Strip, whilst Fatah were still in control of the West Bank - this split leadership meant that p ...

(4 pages) 25 1 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers


one day very soon.bibliographies:I did it with my own imagination and with what is happening in the Gaza Strip

(2 pages) 13 1 4.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Palestine a Nation or State

Palestine embraces the current state of Israel and the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip.Following the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, the 1949 Armistice Agreements between Israel and nei ... ude, among others, Palestine. The UAR disintegrated into its constituent states in 1961. Egypt held Gaza and Jordan annexed the West Bank between 1948 and 1967. During those years, Egyptian President ...

(5 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

The Arab-Israeli Conflict

Accord was made in 1995 to address the problem of Israel occupying the Palestinian territory of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank. Neither of the Oslo Accords brought long lasting peace to the country. ...

(5 pages) 26 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Palestinian Nationalism & Nationalist Violence -- Paper written for International Relations, INR 2002.

s the constant state of tension and sporadic attacks between the Palestinian people who live on the Gaza Strip and the West Bank and their neighbors, the Israelis. The most outstanding cause of this t ... s was shown most recently in the trading of rockets and mortar fire that began through attacks from Gaza directed at Israel and the ensuing return of munitions from the IDF in late 2008 and January of ...

(6 pages) 28 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Yasser Arafat

rganization and devoted his life to create an independent Palestinian state along the West Bank and Gaza Strip. He was born on August 24, 1929. Arafat claimed that he was born in Jerusalem in order to ... orces of the Muslim Brotherhood, the original Egyptian fundamentalist group, in the area around the Gaza Strip. Arafat never was an actual member, but he still would often work with the Brotherhood an ...

(7 pages) 15 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History