Egypt Didn't Shill for the Nazis in World War II

It was once accepted history that Egypt's elite backed fascism to end British imperialism at all costs. But a new book demonstrates the opposite; that when the Egyptian press showed Hitler as a power-hungry demon and emissary of Satan, they reflected a wide consensus

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Writing about World War II in the Middle East is painful, political and problematic. On the one hand, the Jewish communities of North African or Middle Eastern origin feel that the suffering of their sons and...