Six-Day War

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Noun1.Six-Day War - tension between Arabs and Israeli erupted into a brief war in June 1967Six-Day War - tension between Arabs and Israeli erupted into a brief war in June 1967; Israel emerged as a major power in the Middle East
Middle East, Mideast, Near East - the area around the eastern Mediterranean; from Turkey to northern Africa and eastward to Iran; the site of such ancient civilizations as Phoenicia and Babylon and Egypt and the birthplace of Judaism and Christianity and Islam; had continuous economic and political turmoil in the 20th century; "the Middle East is the cradle of Western civilization"
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Dalrymple doubted whether the previous frontiers were likely to constitute by themselves anything very secure and lasting if the Israelis were to withdraw to the 1967 ceasefire line.
The current White House occupant did nothing more than reiterate the positions of previous Democratic and Republican presidents who had called for dividing the territory between the Mediterranean and the Jordan River along the 1967 ceasefire lines.
Indeed, by unilaterally declaring a Palestinian state along the 1967 ceasefire line, Abbas would be putting into practice Israel's vision of "two states for two peoples.