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    • Not Ian
    • 24.07.10 | 07:36 (IDT)

    On October 6, 1973 Egypt destroyed the Bar Lev strong line of defense, costing around 300 million in 1973 dollars (~1.4 billion in 2008 dollars) and drove terrified israeli soldiers away from the east bank of Suez Canal. Egyptian fighters did not attack israel, they regain Sinai, before the US established the military bridge to save its closest allay. So that you may know

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