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Israel's Victory in 1967

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Submitted by Mike Ramirez (United States), Apr 29, 2010 at 15:12

Israel's victory in 1967 was basically declared "unfair" by the Arab nations that joined together in trying to defeat and overrun the Israelis. I believe another military victory by Israel would be declared "unfair" by the United Nations and by other "influential" governments who continually seek to have Israelis withdraw to pre-1967 borders.

Had the Arabs not tried to attack Israel in 1967, they would not have lost the land they did which really constituted a legitimate military victory for Israel with the right to all land seized.

Conclusion: Any new victory by Israel would still be criticized by world opinion as unfair and the Israelis would be pressured into giving back any land won in battle.

Mike Ramirez

http://www.Starman3000.com

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