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Sykes-Picot Agreement

May 1916

A secret agreement between the governments of the United Kingdom and France

British's Involvment

1917

British started the hole Battle in the Middle East.

Refugees in Middle East

1917

People are forced to leve their homes beacuse of war

Balfour Declaration

2 Nov 1917

A letter from the United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour to Baron Rothschild

UN's involvement-Partion Plan

November 29 1947

A plan for the future government of Palestine

Reasons for the 1948 War and the outcome

15 May 1948 - 10 March 1949

The State of Israel kept nearly all the area that had been recommended by the UN General Assembly Resolution 181 and took control of almost 60% of the area allocated to the proposed Arab state

1967 War

June 5, 1967 - June 10, 1967

After a period of high tension that included an Israeli raid into the Jordanian-controlled West Bank