PZ #17. Cause of WWII is the lesson learnt? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David McC
    • 10.07.05 | 22:04 (IDT)

    PZ, It strikes me one could draw a parallel between WWII being ultimately the result of the excessive economic punishment of Germany by Britain at the end of WWI (Versailles Treaty, creating the conditions for the Nazis to come to power -and it definitely doesn't mean they were innocent!) and the first gulf war creating the conditions for Al Qa'ida to grow (by putting non-Muslim troops in Saudi Arabia; lots of money to the bin Laden family, who were involved in building the bases, and maybe excessive sanctions on Iraq helping Zarqawi).

    from the article: A world path not followed
    First published 00:00 10.07.05 | Last updated 00:00 10.07.05
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