"The UN peacekeeping force resided on the Egyptian side of the border. When Egypt told them to leave, they were perfectly willing to stay instead on the Israeli side of the border. An egyptian attack against Israel with the UN camped on the border was not likely at all. Israel refused to accept the UN force...." Egypt blockaded the Straits of Tirhan to Israeli shipping. Egypt, as you say, told the peacekeepers who were there BY TREATY to leave. Egypt amassed 80-100,000 soldiers and 1000 tanks on Israel's border. Nasser said he would destroy Israel through radio broadcasts. Give us a bloody break. Egypt started that war.
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