israel: A History of Conflict and Endurance
In this article we would like to briefly introduce you to the history of Israel . On May 14, 1948, after thousands of years of Jewish dispersion and oppression around the Mediterranean, the State of Israel finally declared independence. The Zionist movement held the objective of making a homeland for the Jewish people beginning in the 19th century. The Holocaust triggered a massive immigration of Jews and the need to finally build a Jewish state.
The Holocaust and the need to build a Jewish state