Israel, Jordan, and their Efforts to Frustrate the United Nations Resolutions to Internationalise Jerusalem

@article{BenDror2015IsraelJA,
  title={Israel, Jordan, and their Efforts to Frustrate the United Nations Resolutions to Internationalise Jerusalem},
  author={Elad Ben-Dror and Asaf Ziedler},
  journal={Diplomacy \& Statecraft},
  year={2015},
  volume={26},
  pages={636 - 658}
}
From 1948 to 1950, the United Nations (UN) endeavoured to promote the internationalisation of Jerusalem, which had been a key element of the 1947 Palestine “Partition Plan.” Even though the war that erupted in Palestine in 1948 put paid to partition, 2 UN resolutions re-affirmed the decision to place the city under international auspices. On the opposite side stood Israel and Jordan, both of which ruled the city and were interested in frustrating the attempt to remove it from their control… Expand
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