Author Archives: Simon Plosker

Aftermath and Analyis – Yossi Klein Halevi

Aftermath and Analyis – Yossi Klein Halevi

“The greatest success of the Diaspora in the post-Holocaust era: the saving of Soviet Jewry. That would not have happened without the Six Day War. The Six Day War empowered Soviet Jews to begin resisting the Soviet policy of forced assimilation. Until the Six Day War, you had sporadic incidents of Soviet Jewish resistance. Every

Aftermath and Analysis

“If a single act of folly was more responsible for this explosion than any other it was the arbitrary and dangerous announced decision that the Straits of Tiran would be closed. The right of innocent, maritime passage must be preserved for all nations.” – US President Lyndon Johnson – June 19th 1967 “The biggest outcome of

Movie Clips

Six Day War – Snippet from an American documentary   Cease-Fire. Uneasy Truce In Mid-East, 1967/06/13 (1967)   40 Year Anniversary of the 1967 Six Day War – Implications then and now Dr Michael Oren: A Live videoconference between Jerusalem and the ZFA in Melbourne June 5, 1967 – June 5th, 2007

News Articles

This page will be continuously updated with all the latest news items appearing in the media in the run-up to the Six-Day War anniversary.   ANALYSIS The wisdom of Resolution 242, Toby Greene, Fathom Journal, Spring 2017 The logic of UN Resolution 242 – that this is a conflict of two sides with rights and