Tag Archives: The Six Day War

“The conflict both US and Israel are engaged in is a war of ideas against nebulous transnational actors, a struggle that is not likely to be won decisively”

NEWSWEEK Six Days and the Forever War by Frank Sobchak, Colonel, US Army (ret) June 2, 2020 This June marks the 53rd anniversary of Israel’s lightning victory in the 1967 Six Day War, when the Israel Defense Forces defeated the … Continue reading

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1967: “Israel was alone, surrounded by enemies baying for Jewish blood”

BOSTON GLOBE The victory that astonished the world by Jeff Jacoby June 7, 2017 WHAT IF ISRAEL had lost the Six-Day War? What if the conflict that erupted 50 years ago this week between Israel and its largest Arab neighbors – … Continue reading

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“In 1967 Israel was forced into a war against enemies who then begrudged it the peace”

NEW YORK TIMES Six Days and 50 Years of War by Bret Stephens June 2, 2017 …But before we fall prey to the lazy trope of “50 years of occupation,” inevitably used to indict Israel, let’s note the following: There … Continue reading

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50 years later, Jerusalem Day 2017: “In June 1967, 28 Iyar was the third day of the Six-Day War, when Jerusalem’s Old City fell to Israeli forces” [VIDEOS]

LEGAL INSURRECTION Jerusalem Day 2017 – Movie “In Our Hands” Brings Liberation of Jerusalem to Life by Miriam Elman May 24, 2017 …In these remarkably well-researched scenes, the film transforms into a compelling and emotional “Israeli version of Band of … Continue reading

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EVENT CAMERA’s Partnership of Christians and Jews partners with the Christian Broadcasting Network in screening “In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem,” a film about the Six Day War, in theaters across the country on Tuesday, May 23rd [VIDEO]

For centuries, their nation had been in exile. For a generation, they had been without access to their ancestral city. For six days, surrounded by enemies, Israel stood alone … and changed history. This spring marks the 50th anniversary of … Continue reading

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In Our Hands: The Battle for Jerusalem [VIDEO TRAILER]

For centuries, their nation had been in exile. For a generation, they had been without access to their ancestral city. For six days, surrounded by enemies, Israel stood alone … and changed history. This spring marks the 50th anniversary of … Continue reading

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Forty-nine years ago this month, the #SixDayWar broke out

HUFFINGTON POST Why History Matters: The 1967 Six-Day War by David Harris June 1, 2016 …Today, there are those who wish to rewrite history.They want the world to believe there was once a Palestinian state. There was not. They want the … Continue reading

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Why History Matters: The 1967 Six-Day War

TIMES OF ISRAEL by David Harris June 6, 2015 ….First, in June 1967, there was no state of Palestine. It didn’t exist and never had. Its creation, proposed by the UN in 1947, was rejected by the Arab world because … Continue reading

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