17th-6th C. BCE
End of British Mandate (14 May) State of Israel proclaimed (14 May). Israel invaded by five Arab states (15 May). Israel Defense Forces (IDF) established. War of Independence (May 1948-July 1949).
Modern Israeli History: A Timeline · 1882-1903: First Aliyah · 1894: Dreyfus Affair · 1896: Herzl's “The Jewish State” · You might also like · Aug. · April 19, 1903: ...
(1946 - 1949) ; December 17. Beginning of “Operation Magic Carpet” to bring Yemenite Jews to Israel. ; November 22. Fighting breaks out in Negev. Egyptian forces ...
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What is the history of modern Israel?
Modern Israel has its origins in the Zionism movement, established in the late 19th century by Jews in the Russian Empire who called for the establishment of a territorial Jewish state after enduring persecution.
What year was modern day Israel?
On May 14, 1948, David Ben-Gurion, the head of the Jewish Agency, proclaimed the establishment of the State of Israel. U.S. President Harry S. Truman recognized the new nation on the same day.
What was modern day Israel known as?
When World War I ended in 1918 with an Allied victory, the 400-year Ottoman Empire rule ended, and Great Britain took control over what became known as Palestine (modern-day Israel, Palestine and Jordan).
Is modern day Israel the same as ancient Israel?
The term "ancient Israel" is used by scholars to refer to the tribes, kingdoms and dynasties formed by ancient Jewish people in the Levant (an area that encompasses modern-day Israel, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan and Syria).
Apr 9, 2019 · A chronology of key events in the history of Israel. ... 1948 - Israel declares independence as British mandate ends.
This is a timeline of Israeli history, comprising important legal and territorial changes and political events in Israel and its predecessor states, ...
Israel Timeline. Through history. · TIMES OF THE TORAH: 2000-1000 · THE HOUSE OF DAVID: 1000-339 · THE PERSIAN PERIOD: 539-332 · THE (GREEK) HELLENISTIC PERIOD: 332 ...
Timeline and History Overview · 1700s - Abraham settles in the land of Israel (Canaan). · 1500 - Joseph is sold into slavery. · 1400s - The Hebrews are enslaved by ...
History of Gentile Rule Over Israel · 586-538 BC: Babylonian Empire. Jews exiled to Babylon, destruction of the first Temple · 538-333 BC: Persian Empire. · 333-63 ...
August 29, 1897. Opening of the First Zionist Congress at Basel, Switzerland ; November 2, 1917. Issuing of Boycott (on the Jewish community of Palestine) ; July ...
The British Mandate for Palestine, from 1917 to 1948, laid the real groundwork for a Jewish state in Palestine to become a reality.