Ben Gurion was the prime minister - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yom Tov
    • 11.11.09 | 11:07 (IST)

    so the question of who was responsible is obvious.But who would go against the image of the founding father? .Ben gurion was also responsible for the decision to attack Egypt in agreement with the british and the french to help them get their Suez canal back.How a country that suffered so much under british colonialism,could help them later to continue to dominate economically a 3rd world country like Egypt? .Is it any wonder that Nasser never forgave Israel for that?And what was the end result?UK and France were kicked out of the Meast and Israel fell in the pockets of Uncle Sam,becoming a perpetual colony.

    from the article: MI figures out what went wrong in Lavon affair - 55 years later
    First published 02:02 11.11.09 | Last updated 08:35 11.11.09
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