Israel/Palestine Conflict

A Closer Look At The Problem: The conflict between Israel and Palestine is a regional one. Throughout the years, the conflict has turned aggressive and controversial. A little bit of history: Long before 1948, Palestine was bounded by the Jordan River, Egypt, the Mediterranean Sea, Syria, and Lebanon. Palestine was only a 10,000 square mile area of land. It was home-like for both Jews and Arabs. When the Ottoman Empire had collapsed, Jews and the native Arabs both began to claim the rights of the land. The Jews believed thatRead More