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Israeli prime minister during the Yom Kippur war an launched a counterattack which allowed Israel to regain most of the lost territory
Camp David Accords
Jimmy Carter invited Egypt and Israel to presidential retreat to have peace talks
Palestinian campaign of civil disobedience; included boycotts, demonstrations, and armed attacks
a letter to Zionists about Britain's idea to give a homeland to the Jewish people while protecting rights of non jewish communities
a group of people you favored a Jewish Homeland in Palestine so that they could be back in the land of their ancestors
Israeli political leader who went to Temple Mount in Jerusalem (Jewish holy place), which started 2nd intifada against Israelis
high-ranking PLO official and first Palestinian prime minister and also main negotiator for Palestinian side
high-ranking PLO official->first Palestinian prime minister->main negotiator for Palestinian side
Soviet's fought for control here because they wanted access to the Indian Ocean and wanted to spread communism
Osama bin Laden
leader of the Al-Qaeda, responsible for numerous terrorist attacks on nations (most famous=9/11)
4 planes-2 smashed into the Twin Towers, 1 smashed into the Pentagon, 1 was supposed to hit the White House, but passengers on the plane received this information and overtook the pilot, crashed into a field and all died for their country
for collective security; between US, England, France, Canada, and other Western European countries
Includes USA, UK, France, Pakistan, Thailand, the Philippines, Australia, and New Zealand; opposed communism; purpose=to stop spread of communism in Southeast Asia
worked towards world peace; had peacekeeping forces-soldiers from different nations; 40,000 soldiers in 13 peacekeeping forces around the world
US thought he was making WMD's, we sent inspectors who were then not allowed to come back in a 2nd time, so we sent troops to raid then he ran away in hiding and US found him in a cave in 2009 so we gave him to the replacement Iraqi gov't, who then found him guilty after trial, so they executed him
Persian Gulf War
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait to take control of the country so he could get the oil and money from it and the US sent counterattack groups and 6 months later, Hussein was pushed out-on his way out, he ordered his troops to set fire to oil mines
ensures that in most conflicts around the world, each side had more than enough weapons in their possession
prime minister of Great Britain who accused the Iraqis of deception and evasion and said that inspections would never work against them when the US was searching for WMD's in Iraq
Operation Iraqi Freedom
Bush demanded that Hussein and aides leave Iraq or face military strike and he refused; invasion of Iraq to remove Hussein
Operation Iraqi Freedom
coalition forces won, but people still needed help in rebuilding their nation and stayed to help keep order in Iraq
UN wanted to partition Palestine into 2 separate Palestinian and Jewish states.... the cause of making this country
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