The occupied territories? Or is it the administered, held or liberated territories? Is it the West Bank, Judea and Samaria, or maybe even Judea and Ephraim? The exact name by which to refer to the territories newly occupied by the IDF in the war was already a subject of intense discussion in the early months of the occupation.

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Letter of Governmental Naming Committee Coordinator

18 August, 1967

Suggestion of MFA Deputy Director-General, Tosef Tekoa

1 September, 1967

"Any linguistic move might be interpreted as annexation"

7 September, 1967

Office of the Chief of the General Staff

Re: Title for administered territories

17 December 1967

Transcript No. 159 of the Constitution Law and Justice Committee session

25 December, 1967

"A switch [...] is not such that renders the effort feasible"

1 January, 1968

Prpoposed Government Decision

23 May, 1968