Israeli / Palestinian Conflict

By Annie Ruth

Questions and Answers


1. Why did the Israeli-Palestinian conflict start? In the 1947-1949 war, Israel conquered 78% of Palestine and claimed it as the State of Israel.

2. Why has it continued? The continued tensions and violence between the two groups spurs a continuous conflict that has already brought death to both countries.

3. What are the key issues that must be addressed for it to end? The radical ethnic groups from Israel must be controlled, and the israeli government and military must stop controlling the Palestinians and release innocent people who have not wronged nor hurt Israel.