"weak neighbors". so what was that in 48? did we have a significant airforce and armored forces? no. we had mostly small arms and not enough for all the soldiers, in compare to 7 arab armies well equiped who ganged up on us. read about the battle of yad mordechai.
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from the article: Israel and Egypt to hold joint probe into deaths of Egyptian policemen