The greatest burden was borne by citrus and olive trees which accounted for two-thirds of the trees destroyed. The rise of a university: A steady flow of Jewish colonists started to arrive in Palestine after , largely as a result of the persecution of Jews in Eastern Europe and Russia and difficult global economic circumstances. It also claimed to have captured an Israeli soldier. Congo's health ministry confirms end of Ebola outbreak.
It is an intimate and personal encounter with the dreams that move both peoples, with the obstacles and prospects with which they grapple in their daily lives and with the possible solutions for the future of this historical and troubled city. Available editions United Kingdom. Palestinians, who medics said were wounded during heavy Israeli shelling, sit at a hospital in Gaza City July 20, The state of Israel, a product of European Jewish colonialism, came into existence through the war. The Palestine-Israel Journal gratefully acknowledges the support of the European Union for the maintenance and development of the website.
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Those who remained in the Jerusalem hills after the Romans expelled the Jews [in the second century of the Common Era] were a potpourri: By denying the Palestine Arabs, who formed the two-thirds majority of the country, the right to decide for themselves, the United Nations had violated its own charter. Israel maintains direct external control over Gaza and indirect control over life within Gaza: Palestine History of a Name. A steady flow of Jewish colonists started to arrive in Palestine after , largely as a result of the persecution of Jews in Eastern Europe and Russia and difficult global economic circumstances. The ancient fishing port of Gaza is still in use, but due to the various ships that have already been stopped by Israel carrying arms, the distance the fishing boats can go has been limited. In , Great Britain reneged on the Balfour Declaration by issuing a White Paper, which stated that creating a Jewish state was no longer a British policy.
Hamas is more than just a terrorist group. These publications, in turn, relied almost exclusively on unsubstantiated allegations made by Israeli and Palestinian NGOs. Palestinians evacuate a victim from a building that was hit by an Israeli strike in Gaza City, July 20, Just a few approached the fence and tried to damage or breach it. GDP official exchange rate: Since these have killed a total of 18 Israelis.