johnboy of Oz has it a bit confused. The armistice line is from 1949. It demarcated Jordan's annexed lands on the west bank and Egypt's colony in Gaza (under administrative control) from Israel. The Arab states firmly declared not talks, no recognition (of Israel), no peace. He also is confused about the threats of Egypt and Jordan- I was 32 years old in 1967 and clearly remember his idol Nasser declaring that his massed troops and the removal of UN observers was for the purpose of driving the Jews into the sea. Ohmygosh they weren't just basking in downtown sea as a gay vacation spot?!
Turkish police fire tear gas as clashes break out during May Day protest in Istanbul (Reuters)
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