The U.N.’s recognition of Israel came after many years of violence and discussion about separating the Palestinian and Israeli states following World War I, World War II and the Arab Israeli wars. Learn how the prime minister of Israel declared independence and was recognized by the United States and the USSR with information from a political science specialist in this free video on history.
Expert: Arielle Reid
Bio: Arielle Reid received a Master of Arts degree in political science in 2007 from Central European University in Budapest, Hungary.
Filmmaker: Paul Volniansky