Fight of Israel And Palestine Over Land Since War Of Independence

  Almost after a century, the fight between Israel and Palestine is brewing. It was the Romans who gave Palestine the name when they conquered it from the Jews nearly 2,000 years earlier. In 1922, Palestine had been a small part of the Turkish Ottoman Empire but in WW I, the British took their colonies.… Continue reading Fight of Israel And Palestine Over Land Since War Of Independence

Dispute Between Israel and Palestine Over Land

The conflict between Jews and Muslims started as early as the Biblical patriarch Abraham. His first son born to his concubine and slave Hager was named Ishmael. He is the forefather of Muslims. Abraham’s second son born to his legal wife Sarah is Isaac. Isaac is the first Jewish leader to take up head on… Continue reading Dispute Between Israel and Palestine Over Land

Israel and Palestine Conflict Over Land Touches Alarming Proportion

Right from the Biblical age, the conflict between the Zionists (Jews) and Arab (Muslims) continue unabated but from the end of the 19th Century that took a new dimension. As luck would have it, the religious differences are not the cause of the strife but rather a struggle over land. After the war of independence… Continue reading Israel and Palestine Conflict Over Land Touches Alarming Proportion

Unending Dispute Over Land in Israel And Palestine Since War Of Independence

The 1948 Palestine war that occurred after the UN mandate on November 30, 1947, is known as the war of independence. The Jewish and Arabs of Palestine fought while the region was still fully under British rule. 15 May 1948 was the end of the British Mandate and the birth of Israel. At the end… Continue reading Unending Dispute Over Land in Israel And Palestine Since War Of Independence

Israel And Palestine’s Perennial Land Problem

Jews believe that Zionism, Israel’s national ideology, is a nationality as well as a religion. They want their ancestral homeland, Israel as promised by their God to Moses- the land where milk and honey flows. But that snowballed into a major Arabs and Palestinians conflict. Modern Zionism was started in 1896 by an activist Herzl.… Continue reading Israel And Palestine’s Perennial Land Problem

Cousins Fight Over Land; The Age-Old Dispute Over Gaza

Jews and Muslims are cousins. The biblical patriarch Abraham had two wives- Sarah and Hagar. Jews are descendants of Sarah and Muslims are from Hagar. They fight eternally over the disputed land in Gaza. During the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, the Jews owned up the sin and accepted the aftermath; the nation was disbanded, scattered… Continue reading Cousins Fight Over Land; The Age-Old Dispute Over Gaza

West Bank And Gaza: The Heat Is On Between Israel And Palestine

On the sixth day of the famous ‘Six Day War’ of May 22, 1967, Israel captured the entire Sinai and Gaza Strip from Egypt, the west bank and eastern Jerusalem from Jordan. And the Golan Heights from Syria was taken away. General Moshe Dayan, standing in front of the Western wall in the old city… Continue reading West Bank And Gaza: The Heat Is On Between Israel And Palestine