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  1. The Judean Republic: an Alternate Israel

    "The Judean People's Front?! we're the People's Front of Judea!" - David Ben Gurion In the late 19th century, the ideology of Zionism quickly gained prominence. The first new Jewish settlements in Palestine were founded in whats today greater Tel Aviv in the 1880s, this was after attempts to...
  2. What if the United States accidentally nuked isreal

    Inspired by this So how would the world react if there the United States had not stopped the planes in time how would the world react to this especially since this is in living memory of the Holocaust how strained would relations be between America and Israel would Israel they retaliate with...
  3. Peace in the Land: An Alternate Israel
    Threadmarks: A Dual Idea

    “3. Independent Arab and Jewish States and the Special International Regime for the City of Jerusalem, set forth in part III of this plan, shall come into existence in Palestine two months after the evacuation of the armed forces of the mandatory Power has been completed but in any case not...
  4. WI: No Israel

    The point of divergence cannot be before 1900 but can extend until the 1973 War. What if Israel ceased to exist? It can be done before it’s creation (ie no Balfour Declaration) or after its creation (losing any of the 1948, 1967, or 1973 wars). The only contingency is that the Holocaust cannot...
  5. DBWI: Operation Kedem fails, Israel unable to march to the Jordan

    As we all know, during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War (the Israeli War of Independence / the Naqba), Irgun and Lehi successfully liberated Jerusalem on July 8 in "Operation Kedem." This enabled Jewish militias to advance east from the high ground of Judea all the way to the Jordan river before the...
  6. WI: The British maintain the Sinai peninsula

    I can't find anything online, but a few months ago I saw in an Israeli newspaper a short article on how the British briefly considered annexing the Sinai after WWI. The idea was to separate its administration from Egypt's and declare it an overseas territory, the local Beduin tribes didn't like...
  7. Roosevelt

    AHC/WI: Soviets Stay Friendly With Israel

    What if Soviet-Israeli relations did not turn south during the 50s? How would this affect the Cold War and the USSR's and Israel's foreign relations? How would the US treat Israel and vice versa?
  8. RayRiceBurroughs

    AHC: Two (Or More) Israels/Jewish States?

    While researching something on the Six Day wars, I stumbled upon an illustration of several proposed Jewish states/possible alternate history Israels, and that led to a rabbit hole of proposed Jewish states throughout history. There were so many variations of the idea of giving the Jews their...
  9. DBWI: Rabin is assasinated.

    On November 4th 1995 PM Yitzhak Rabin was almost assainated in Tel Aviv by Yigal Amir. Fortunately the gun got jammed and didn't fire. What if Rabin had been killed? How would Israel change with such an event?
  10. GauchoBadger

    AHC/WI: Pro-Soviet Israel?

    With a PoD anywhere between 1947 and 1973, how can we make up a scenario in which the Soviet Union (and by extension her satellite states) agrees to an alliance of convenience with Israel? What sort of ramifications would this incur? What would happen to Soviet relations with the Arab states...
  11. DBWI: No Fugu Operation

    During WWII Japan carried out an operation to take a million Jews from Europe to Manchuria to make the territory productive. Although it didn't come to fruition as Japan lost WW2 and China to the communists it certainly established a bond between Japan and Israel. What would be the consequences...
  12. ahmed1ghoneim

    Gas war Eastern Mediterranean War

    How likely is a war in the Eastern Mediterranean over gas Expected warring factions Tripartite alliance (Egypt, Greece, South Cyprus) VS (Turkey, Northern Cyprus) And maybe (Lebanon and Israel) In the period between 2017 AD And 2019 AD
  13. Reagent

    No Weapons Shipments from Czechoslovakia: Impact on 1948 War?

    IOTL, the Jewish Agency (and later the state of Israel) made extensive purchases of weapons and ammunition ahead of, and during the 1948 war. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arms_shipments_from_Czechoslovakia_to_Israel_1947%E2%80%9349 If, for whatever reason, the Czechoslovakians were unwilling...
  14. WI Einstein becomes Israel's President?

    In December 1952, upon the death of Israel's first President, the government offered Einstein the position. Einstein turned them down, citing his old age and political inexperience. What if he had taken the (largely ceremonial) role? Israel's OTL second president was in power from 1952 to 1963...
  15. DBWI: Israel invades Lebanon

    Recently Haaretz published a declasified report of the IDF with plans of a new invasion of Lebanon in 1982 to expell the PLO like in 1978. It was ultimately decided that given the political chaos of the Lebanese civil war it would've been like a new Vietnam. What would've happened if Israel had...
  16. successful second lebanese war

    how would a more successful second lebanese war where the IDF damages, yet dosen't destroy hezbollah affect lebanese politics and the syrian civil war? its for a TL im writing where yoni netanyahu survives antebe and becomes the prime minister of israel
  17. Vylon Disigma

    Suez: What if Eden Ignores Ike?

    Eisenhower threatened the 3 invading nations(France, UK, Isreal) with economic sanctions and persuaded the British and French to withdraw. Isreal also withdrew a bit later. I believe that the French would the have continued the operation had the British not called it quits and didn't feel...
  18. Eparkhos_Ton_Trapezous

    Blood in the Vineyard: An Ancient Near East TL

    After seeing a thread about the lack of good Ancient Near East TLs on the forums, I revived a TL that I made last year about an alternate Iron Age. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- On an early morning in 874 BC a...
  19. DBWI only one jewish state created at the end of WW2

    What do you it would have happened if Joseph Stalin had simply recognised Israel in 1948 rather than spinning off former german East Prussia as "The People's Republic Of Judea"? How much would the history of the Cold War in the Middle East and Europe be different in this situation?
  20. Hindustani Person

    WI: Monarchist Israel under Rothschilds

    So I saw this flag by Marc Pasquin based on this one by gruff.jones, and it got me thinking, who the hell would become the monarch of Israel? So I looked for members of Jewish peerage, and I found the Rothschilds, one of the most powerful families in the world, who are also practicing Jews and...
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