In the final installment of my series marking 45 years since the 1967 War and the beginning of the occupation, I look at the huge role that war played in the development of the “special relationship” between the US and Israel. The relationship has obviously been a disaster for the cause of peace and for the Palestinians, but has it really been good for Israel and the US?
A Special Relationship
June 6, 2012 by Mitchell Plitnick
Posted in 1967, US-Israel Lobby | Tagged United Nations, Palestinians, Egypt, Jews, Middle east, AIPAC, Israel Lobby, BDS, Hillary Clinton, United States, Vietnam, John F. Kennedy, Barack Obama, Six Day War, Lyndon Johnson, Dwight D. Eisenhower, France, Gerald Ford, Jimmy Carter, Saban Forum, Suez War, Menachem Begin, Gamal Abdel Nasser | Leave a Comment
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