Overall Chronology

Overall Chronology

Thematic Chronology
Overall Chronology
E.g., 2019/03/25
E.g., 2019/03/25
Event Date Subject
Egypt Restricts Passage Through Strait of Tiran 11 September 1955
Egyptian-Czech Arms Deal 27 September 1955
Egypt Blocks Greek Freighter 25 May 1956
Israel and France Plan War 22 June 1956 - 29 July 1956
US Withdraws Aswan Funding 19 July 1956
Nationalization of the Suez Canal 26 July 1956
London Conference on Suez 16 August 1956 - 23 August 1956
Ben-Gurion Addresses the Issue of Suez 26 August 1956
Britain, France, and Israel Sign the Protocol of Sèvres 22 October 1956 - 24 October 1956
Israel Invades Egypt 29 October 1956
Kafr Qasim Massacre 29 October 1956
Britain and France Join the War 31 October 1956
Israel Occupies Gaza 1 November 1956 - 3 November 1956
GA Resolutions 997 (ES-I) and 998 (ES-I): UNGA Emergency Session 2 November 1956 - 5 November 1956
British and French Troops Invade Canal Zone 5 November 1956
Soviet Union Threatens Intervention 5 November 1956
GA Resolution 1002 (ES-I) 7 November 1956
Israel Addresses the Future of Sinai 7 November 1956 - 8 November 1956
Israel Addresses the Future of Gaza 10 November 1956 - 3 February 1957
The United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) Deploys in Sinai 12 November 1956 - 12 March 1957
GA Resolutions 1123, 1124, 1125 (XI) 19 January 1957 - 3 February 1957
Israel Refuses Full Withdrawal 3 February 1957
Pressures and Assurances to Israel on Gulf of Aqaba and Gaza 20 February 1957 - 1 March 1957
Israel Withdraws from Gaza and Sinai 7 March 1957 - 12 March 1957
Fatah Is Founded September 1957