Modern Israel Final

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Rogers Plan

ceasefire during War of Attrition in Aug 1970

Bashir

Lebanese President; assassinated in Sept 1982

Ma'Ale Adumim

Israeli settlement east of Jerusalem; 2nd largest city in West Bank

Taba

talks after Camp David 2001; Israel and the PA came closer to reaching an agreement

Sabra and Shatila

massacre of unarmed Palestinian refugees by the Phalangist Lebanese army; Sept 1982

Gush Emunim Underground

Jewish terrorist organization; attacked Islamic College of Hebron

Baruch Goldstein

killed 29 in Mosque at the Tomb of the Patriarchs

Bar Lev Line

during War of Attrition, created wall along east coast of Suez Canal to reduce Israeli casualties

Tunisia

PLO relocated to this capital

Wye Memorandum

Oct 1998; facilitate implementation of Oslo II; signed by Netanyahu and Arafat

Small Pine

1982 Lebanon War; 40 km; Sharon

3 Times Larger

land controlled after 6 Days War

Yigal Amir

assassinated Yitzhak Rabin; law school student

Sept 1993

Oslo I Accords signed

Allon Plan

never formally adopted; settlements along border of Jordan

Arganat Commission

response to Yom Kippur War; investigate reasons for Israel's failure of oversight regarding the war

Yasir Arafat

Chairman of PLO, President of Palestinian National Authority; leader of FATAH

Hafez Al-Assad

Pres. of Syria; wanted to regain the Golan Heights

UN Resolution 242

passed after 6 Day War; peace in Middle East; land for peace

Madrid Conference

after Gulf War; deal with Palestinian problem and the Arab states

Renewal Project

Begin; rehabilitate slum neighborhoods and development towns

Land Day

30 March; 6 Palestinians killed in Galilee

Y.Z. Kook

rabbi and leader of Gush Emunim

Anwar Sadat

succeeds Nasser; staged Yom Kippur War

Khartoum Conference

city in Sudan; no peace, no recognition, no negotiations

Black September

retaliation to failed attempt at assassination of King Hussein of Jordan

Camp David I

defined future relations between Israel and Egypt

Gush Emunim

religious Zionist settlement movement; "Block of the Faithful"

Menachem Begin

6th PM; headed Likud when it won Knesset in 1977

Ehud Barak

attempted to negotiate with Syrians, withdraw from Southern Lebanon, and negotiate with Palestinians

Yitzhak Rabin

5th PM; 2 terms; major partner in Oslo process

Ariel Sharon

11th PM; Disengagement Plan

Golda Meir

4th PM; PM during Yom Kippur War

Benjamin Netanyahu

current PM; chairman of Likud party

Yitzhak Shamir

participated in Madrid Conference while supporting Jewish settlements on the West Bank; Foreign Minister while Peres was PM

Outposts

Sharon; "settlement on an opposite hill;" 50 developed

Falasha

"outsiders;" Ethiopian immigrants

Second Intifada

Palestinian-Israeli violence; after Sharon's visit to Temple Mount

Orr Committee

investigated October 2000 Arab protests; critical of Israeli policy

Mitchell Report

said walking out of Palestinian Authorities from Camp David was catalyst for the war

Separation Wall / Israeli-West Bank Barrier

separate Israel from West Bank territory

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