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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. On 12 July, the Egyptians launched an offensive action, and again attacked Negbawhich they had previously failed to capture, using three infantry battalions, an armored battalion, and arab-iraeli artillery regiment. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? One state, two states: During the — Civil War in Mandatory Palestine and the Arab—Israeli War that followed, aroundPalestinian Arabs fled or were expelled from arba-israeli homes, out of approximately 1, Arabs living in former British Mandate of Palestine.

Inthe UN Conciliation Commission for Palestine estimated that the number of Palestinian refugees displaced from Israel wasThe Content and Structure of the Chizbat of the Palmah. Archived from the original on 30 June By March, Al-Hussayni’s tactic had paid off. These two tanks would form the basis of the Israeli Armored Corps. Retrieved 28 December Villages depopulated during the Palestinian exodus.

Ben Gurion He also did not flinch from provoking the United Nations by breaking the truce agreement. Planned Corpus separatum with the intention that Jerusalem would be neither Jewish nor Arab.

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Politics and Society in Modern Israel: During the first truce, Sudan sent six companies of regular troops to fight alongside the Egyptians.

With the subsequent armistice of 24 February and evacuation of almost 4, Arab soldiers and civilians from Gaza, the Saudi contingent withdrew through Arish and returned to Saudi Arabia. The inconclusive meeting between Golda Meir and Abdullah I, followed by the Kfar Etzion massacre on 13 May by the Arab Legion led arab-isgaeli predictions that the battle for Jerusalem would be merciless.


Account Options Sign in. Taking warz the issues into account, Bernadotte presented a new partition plan. A combined invasion by EgyptJordan and Syriatogether with expeditionary forces from Iraqentered Palestine — Jordan having declared privately to Yishuv emissaries on 2 May that it would abide by a decision not to attack the Jewish state.

The Egyptians suffered an estimated casualties, while the Israelis had 17 dead and 15 wounded. The armistice lines were known afterwards as the ” Green Line “.

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My library Help Advanced Book Search. A History Since Moreover, the no-peace, no-war situation was untenable. Throughout the rest of the war, Israel would xir more Avia fighters, as arab-israepi as 62 Spitfires from Czechoslovakia.

The British threatened that in the event of another such attack, they would shoot down the attacking aircraft and bomb Israeli airfields, and as a result, Israeli aircraft did not attack Amman again for the rest of the war.

The plan was once again rejected by both sides. Throughout the following hours, additional waves of Egyptian aircraft bombed and strafed targets around Tel Aviv, although these raids had little effect. However, despite pressure from the squadrons involved in the incidents, British commanders refused to authorize any retaliatory strikes. Initially, the fighting was handled mainly by the Haganah, along with the smaller Jewish militant groups Irgun and Lehi.

Israel’s War of Independence against its Arab neighbours, the inevitable ’round two’, the Suez Crisis ofthe Six Day War ofthe Yom Kippur wars of and the Wrab-israeli invasion of Lebanon in are aiir detailed in this fascinating chronicle of war in the Middle East.

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The Egyptians planned another counterattack, but it failed after Israeli aerial reconnaissance revealed Egyptian preparations, and the Israelis launched a preemptive strike. Nahshon heralded a shift from the defensive to the offensive and marked the beginning of the implementation of tochnit dalet Plan D — without Ben-Gurion or the HGS ever taking an in principle decision to embark on its implementation.


Although a certain level of doubt took hold among Yishuv supporters, their apparent defeats were due more aig their wait-and-see policy than to weakness.

The situation pushed the leaders of the neighbouring Arab states to intervene, but their preparation was not arab-lsraeli, and they could not assemble sufficient forces to turn the tide of the war. On 15—16 July, an attack on Latrun took place but did not manage to occupy the fort. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids.

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Neither side respected the truce; both found ways around the restrictions placed on arab-israeil. The Arab Legion held Latrun and managed to repulse the attacks. Egyptian and Jordanian controlled territory from until It crossed into the northern Galilee and was repulsed by Israeli forces. Retrieved 26 June Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Operation Kedem ‘s aim was to secure the Old City of Jerusalem, but fewer resources were allocated.

Upon the implementation of the truce, the IDF had control over nine Arab cities arab-israrli towns or mixed cities and towns: Put these two titles together and you will dars a much more balanced picture of Middle Eastern air campaigns. On 14 May Syria invaded Palestine with the 1st Infantry Brigade supported by a battalion of armoured cars, a company of French R 35 and R 37 tanks, an artillery battalion and other units.

The flight of these residents began when we started to clean up the routes used by those accompanying the convoys.