Temporary International Presence in Hebron

   A small force of unarmed international (primarily European) observers deployed in Hebron in the aftermath of the February 1994 massacre of 29 Muslim worshipers by the Jewish settler, Baruch Goldstein.

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  • Temporary International Presence in Hebron — or TIPH is a group of civilians observing the situation in the West Bank city of Hebron. It is staffed by personnel from Denmark, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and Turkey. Its main task is to assist in monitoring and reporting the efforts to …   Wikipedia

  • Hebron — Infobox Palestinian Authority muni name=Hebron imgsize=250 caption=Downtown Hebron hebname=חֶבְרוֹן arname=الخليل meaning= founded= type=muna typefrom=1997 altOffSp=Al Khalīl altUnoSp=Al Ḫalīl governorate=hb latd=31|latm=32|lats=00|latNS=N… …   Wikipedia

  • Hebron Massacre —    On 29 February, 1994 Dr. Baruch Goldstein, a resident of Kiryat Arba and follower of Rabbi Meir Kahane and his Kach Movement, opened fire with an assault rifle on Arab worshipers in Hebron s Cave of the Patriarchs (known to Muslims as the… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Hebron — الخليل חברון Stadtansicht …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …   Universalium

  • Protocol Concerning the Redeployment in Hebron — Protocol Concerning the Redeployment in Hebron, also known as The Hebron Protocol or Hebron Agreement, began January 7 and was concluded from January 15 to January 17 1997 between Israel, represented by Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu …   Wikipedia

  • Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Hebron — The Israeli Palestinian conflict in Hebron is a microcosm of the wider Israeli Palestinian conflict. The conflict in Hebron is being played out in a city of 160,000 Palestinians and a Israeli settler population of 500 800 living in close… …   Wikipedia

  • Massaker von Hebron — Hebron الخليل חברון Stadtansicht Wappen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Israel — /iz ree euhl, ray /, n. 1. a republic in SW Asia, on the Mediterranean: formed as a Jewish state May 1948. 5,534,672; 7984 sq. mi. (20,679 sq. km). Cap.: Jerusalem. 2. the people traditionally descended from Jacob; the Hebrew or Jewish people. 3 …   Universalium

  • Chronology — c. 17th century BCE The period of the Jewish patriarchs: Abraham, Isaac,Jacob. c. 1250 10 BCE The Exodus of the Jews from Egypt, wandering in the desert of Sinai, and the conquest of Canaan under Joshua. c. 1020 1004 BCE King Saul. Establishment… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

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