Tag: Gamal Abdel Nasser
July 13, 2012 | 8:11 am
September 8, 2007 | 8:00 pm
August 9, 2007 | 8:00 pmIf turning 40 isn't challenging enough, try preparing for this milestone when you're as old as one of the worst defeats Arab armies ever suffered at Israeli hands. Wars mark time and generations in the Middle East, so it's difficult not to take the humiliation personally.
My birth at...
March 28, 2002 | 7:00 pm
When Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser swept into Khartoum for an Arab summit less than three months after the Arab debacle in the 1967 Six-Day War, he was greeted like a hero.
Newsweek ran a cover story titled, "Hail to the Conquered!" The summit passed the notorious "three...