Some 10 weeks after the annexation of East Jerusalem to the State of Israel, in September 1967, the headquarters of the military government in the West Bank prepared a platform for discussion on the topic of “Jerusalem – East”. The document’s authors noted that, “Addressing the political-security, economic and religious issues affecting Jerusalem cannot be divorced from addressing issues affecting the West Bank”, and provided an overview of the topics requiring discussion and resolution.

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Document 1:

Jerusalem-East – Platform for Discussion

September 11, 1967

Document 2:

Jerusalem-East – Platform for Discussion (Response of PM's advisor on Arab Affairs)

September 13, 1967