The Arab-Israeli Conflcit

Sovereign

The Ottoman Empire

1299 - 1918

The British Mandate

1920 - 1948

The State of Israel

1948 - 2012

The All-Palestine Government

1948 - 1959

The First Egyptian Occupation of Gaza

1948 - 1956

The Second Egyptian Occupation of Gaza

1957 - 1967

The State of Palestine

1988 - 2012

Events

Hess publishes Rome and Jerusalem: The Last National Question

1862

The First Aliyah

1882 - 1903

Pinsker publishes Auto-Emancipation

1882

First Jewish Settlements

1882

Herzl publishes The Jewish State

1896

World Zionist Organization founded

1897

Basel, Switzerland

The Uganda Proposal is Made

1903

The Second Aliyah

1904 - 1914

The McMahon-Hussein Correspondence

1915 - 1916

The Sykes-Picot Agreement

1916

The Balfour Declaration

1917

The British Invasion of Palestine

1917

The League of Nations endorses the Balfour Declaration

1918

The Third Aliyah

1919 - 1923

The Faisal-Weizmann Agreement

1919

The 1920 Palestinian Riots

1920

The Fourth Aliyah

1924 - 1928

The Fifth Aliyah

1929 - 1939

The Hebron Massacre of 1929

1929

The Arab Riots

1929

Aliyah Bet

1934 - 1948

The Arab Revolt

1936 - 1939

The White Paper of 1939

1939

The Jerusalem Riots of 1947

1947

The Mandatory Civil War

1947 - 1948

UN Resolution 181 (II) passed

1947

The First Arab-Israeli War

1948 - 1949

The Lausanne Conference

1949

The Knesset passes the Law of Return

1950

The Qibya Massacre of 1953

1953

Ma'ale Akrabim massacre of 1954

1954

The Kafr Qasim Massacre of 1956

1956

The Suez War

1956 - 1957

The Palestinian Liberation Organization is founded

1964

The Six-Day War (The Second Arab-Israeli War)

1967

The War of Attrition

1967 - 1970

UN Resolution 242 passed

1967

The Yom Kippur War (The Third Arab-Israeli War

1973

UN Resolution 338 passed

1973

The PLO is granted UN observer status

1974

The Sinai Interim Agreement is signed

1975

UN Resolution 3379

1975

The Camp David Accords signed

1978

Egyptian-Israeli Normalization

1979

UN Resolution 479

1980

Operation Opera

1981

The 1982 Lebanese War

1982

Operation Moses

1984

The First Intifada

1987 - 1991

UN General Assembly Resolution 43/177

1988

The Palestinian Declaration of Independence is issued

1988

The Madrid Conference

1991

UN Resolution 4686

1991

The PLO recognizes Israel's right to exist

1993

The First Oslo Accords

1993

The Gaza-Jericho Agreement is concluded

1994

Israeli-Jordanian normalization

1994

The Paris Protocol

1994

The Palestinian National Assembly established

1994

The Second Oslo Accords

1995

The assassination of Rabin

1995

The Hebron Protocol is issued

1997

The Wye River Memorandum is issued

1998

The Sharm el-Sheik Memorandum

1999

The Second Intifada

2000 - 2005

The 2000 Camp David Talks

2000

The Taba Talks

2001

The Arab Peace Initiative issued

2002

UN GA Resolution 58/292

2004

The Israeli Unilateral Disengagement from Gaza

2005

The Hamas-Fatah Split

2006

The 2006 Lebanese War

2006

Palestine is granted Observer Status in the UN

2012

UN GA Resolution 67/19 passes

2012

Relevant Global Events

The Dreyfus Affair

1894

The Unification of Saudi Arabia

1902 - 1932

The Russian Revolution of 1905

1905

The First World War

1914 - 1918

The Bolshevik Revolution

1917

The Russian Civil War

1918 - 1923

The Turkish War of Indpendence

1919 - 1923

The Egyptian Revolution of 1919

1919

The League of Nations

1919 - 1945

The Mahmud Barzanji Revolts

1919 - 1924

The Treaty of Sèvres is signed

1920

The San Remo Conference

1920

Transjordan granted autonomy

1921

The Treaty of Lausanne is signed

1923

The Caliphate is abolished

1923

Golan Heights ceded to French

1923

The Nazi Regime in Germany

1933 - 1945

The Holocaust

1933 - 1945

The Anglo-Egyptian Treaty of 1936

1936

The Second World War

1937 - 1945

The Biltmore Conference

1942

The United Nations

1945 - 2012

The Arab League is founded

1945

The State of Israel is declared

1948

Egypt expels its Jewish citizens

1956

Black September

1970

The Lebanese Civil War

1975 - 1990

The Taif Agreement is signed

1989

The First Iraqi-American War

1990 - 1991

The Second Iraqi-Americcan War

2003 - 2011

The Arab Spring

2010 - 2012

The Arab Spring begins

2010