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Gamal 'Abd el-Nasser 50 years ago: Rare interview in English and Nasser's correspondence with Moshe Sharett

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Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Oct 2, 2020 at 11:09

Dr. Pipes,

I urge your readers to check this very interesting interview of Nasser in 1964 and it is in English. And the more it changes the more it stays the same. BTW: His English was pretty good.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bg9eC-otwCs

More interesting would the correspondence between Nasser and Moshe Sharett. Nasser was looking for a way to have peace with Israel. This has been known for a long time. This correspondence can be dated towards the end of 1954. And it came to an end following the Gaza raid of early 1955

http://www.sharett.org.il/cgi-webaxy/sal/sal.pl?lang=en&ID=880900_sharett_new&act=show&dbid=articles_eng&dataid=28

No doubt that historians will never agree if he was a hero or a villain.

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