Israeli Jerusalem

Seven decades since 1948

Authored by: Yitzhak Reiter

Routledge Handbook on Jerusalem

Print publication date:  October  2018
Online publication date:  October  2018

Print ISBN: 9781138936935
eBook ISBN: 9781315676517
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The exact definition of “Israeli Jerusalem” is debated not only between Palestinians and Israelis but also within the Israeli society itself. The major disputed issue revolves around boundaries, rule and sovereignty. This issue has appeared in the international sphere since the UN Partition Resolution of 1947, followed by the outcomes of the wars in 1948 and 1967 and the evolving political, diplomatic and security developments.

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