Israel invades Sinai Peninsula (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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Israeli forces invade the Sinai Peninsula after Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalizes the Suez Canal and excludes Israeli shipping. The next day, Britain and France begin to bomb …

Editors. "Israel invades Sinai Peninsula". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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