The new kingdom was called Israel
The kingdom was divided in two, Israel was in the north and Judah was in the south
Samaria was the capital of Israel
Abbasids moved the capital to a newly created city, Baghdad
The UN General Assembly wanted to separate Palestine into a Palestine state and a Jewish State
David Ben Gurion, a long time leader of the Jews in Palestine, announced the creation of an independent Israel.
Egypt seized control of the Suez Canal which was controlled by British interests. The British made an agreement with France and Israel to retake the canal.
Palestinians officials formed the Palestinian Liberation Organization(PLO) to push for the formation of a Palestinian state.
Israel defeated the Arab states in what became known as the Six-Day war because it was over in six days.
High-ranking PLO official, Mahmoud Abbas