Who was displaced by the creation of Israel?
Likewise, which ethnic group was displaced by the creation of Israel?
Israel and the Palestinians In the course of Israel's creation in 1948 and its occupation of the West Bank and Gaza in 1967, more than half the Arabs of pre-1948 Palestine are thought to have been displaced.
Secondly, what happened to Palestine when Israel was created? The history of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict began with the establishment of the state of Israel in 1948. This conflict came from the intercommunal violence in Mandatory Palestine between Israelis and Arabs from 1920 and erupted into full-scale hostilities in the 1947–48 civil war.
Likewise, how the state of Israel was created?
May 14, 1948
What led to the creation of Israel in the Middle East?
The Balfour Declaration From 1517 to 1917, Israel, along with much of the Middle East, was ruled by the Ottoman Empire. In 1917, at the height of the war, British Foreign Secretary Arthur James Balfour submitted a letter of intent supporting the establishment of a Jewish homeland in Palestine.