Middle East 49-96, just dates!

McMahon Agreement
1915
Balfour Declaration
1917
Sykes-Picot agreement
1916
UN Partition plan
1947
Israel declared by Ben-Gurion
14th May 1948
First Arab-Israeli war
1948-1949
Law of Return passed
1950
Nasser agrees to buy weapons from Czechoslovakia
1955
Suez Canal Nationalised
1956
Suez war
1956
Beginning of of ‘Eisenhower doctrine’
1957
PLO established in Cairo
1964
Six day war
1967
PLO driven out of Jordan
September 1970
Dawson’s Field Hi-Jackings
September 1970
Munich Olympics massacre
1972
PLO officially recognised by UN
1974
Camp David Agreement
1978
First Israeli invasion of Lebanon
1978
Sadat assassinated
1981
Massacres at Sabra & Shatila in Lebanon during 2nd Israeli invasion
1982
First Intifada
1987-1993
PLO recognises Israel and renounces violence
1988
Madrid conference
1991
Oslo Accords
1993
Israeli PM Rabin assassinated
1995

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