Watch this video where is explained why Israel is « occupying » Palestine and other lands. UN resolution 242 was adopted after the Six-Day War in 1967, when Egypt, Jordan and Syria attacked Israel. The resolution says that Israel has to leave the lands occupied in these states during the war, i.e. the Gaza Strip, the West Bank and the Golan Heights, following a negociated peace with the Arab countries. Because these ones refused to make such a peace, Israel continued its ‘occupation’. The use of the Jordan River Valley as a natural barrier is logical. Ce vidéo possède des sous-titres français.