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Emily Olsen
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WebQuest: The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict 50 points
Directions: The state of Palestine was divided in 1947 to establish the nation of Israel, resulting in two  separate homelands for the Arab and Jewish people. This land separation has sharply divided Arabs and  Israelis for over 50 years, resulting in ongoing violent conflicts.    

For this WebQuest, you will develop a historical understanding of the complex issues behind the decisions  made in the Middle East, specifically in Israel/Palestine, by examining the multiple perspectives & agendas  of the various parties involved.  Use the following online resources to answer...

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