What was UN Security Council Resolution 242 (1967)?

Introduction United Nations Security Council Resolution 242 (S/RES/242) was adopted unanimously by the UN Security Council on 22 November 1967, in the aftermath of the Six-Day War. It was adopted under Chapter VI of the UN Charter. The resolution was sponsored by British ambassador Lord Caradon and was one of five drafts under consideration. The… Read More


What was the Arab-Israeli War (Disambiguation)?

Introduction The Arab-Israeli war, or Arab-Israeli Conflict, normally refers to the conflict between Arab countries and Israel. Arab-Israeli War may also refer to: 1947-1949 Palestine war, the first Arab-Israeli war, which comprised: 1947-1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine. 1948 Arab-Israeli War. Suez Crisis, the second Arab-Israeli war in 1956. Six-Day War, the third Arab-Israeli war… Read More

What was the Six-Day War (1967)?

Introduction The Six-Day War (Hebrew: מִלְחֶמֶת שֵׁשֶׁת הַיָּמִים‎, Milhemet Sheshet HaYamim; Arabic: النكسة‎, an-Naksah, “The Setback” or حرب 1967, Ḥarb 1967, “War of 1967”), also known as the June War, 1967 Arab-Israeli War, or Third Arab-Israeli War, was fought between 05 and 10 June 1967 between Israel and Jordan, Syria, and Egypt. Relations between Israel… Read More