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Palestinian-Israeli Conflict In 1947 what did the U.N. plan for Palestine regarding Jews and Arabs? 1947 The United Nations planned for a divided Palestine. One Jewish Homeland One Palestinian (Arab) Homeland Here is a map of the U.N. plan What went wrong? Israel was attacked by all its Arab neighbors. What happened? The Israelis WON! Where do the Palestinians live today? The West Bank (west bank of the Jordan river) and the Gaza Strip What happened to the Palestinian homeland? It belongs to Israel now! How are the living conditions in the West Bank and Gaza Strip? •Crowded •No Jobs •They are not always allowed to leave to look for work In general It’s a GHETTO What else is adding to the stress in the Jewish Palestinian areas? Settlers from Israel. They are moving into the Occupied Palestinian territories.