War Over The Promised Land

By The Lede Staff 

This is Part 1 of our series on Understanding Israel-Palestine

Wondering why there is a sudden flare-up in the Levant region between Israel and Palestinian terror group Hamas? 

This is a long, centuries-old bitter war fought by Zionists on one hand and Islamists on the other, over who gets the Promised Land. Many wars have been fought over this for centuries and many thousands of lives have been lost. 

We document the more modern history of the conflict since the end of World War II which reignited anger and resentment in the region. 

Take a look.