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H.D.S. Greenway

50 years ago, peace was also near

By H.D.S. Greenway
August 15, 2006

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FIFTY YEARS AGO this week, the streets of Cairo were awash with outrage. Earlier in the summer Egypt's strongman, Gamal Abdul Nasser, had nationalized the Suez Canal, the British and the French were threatening war, and I can remember the chanting crowds of thousands coursing down the dusty streets and broad avenues of the Egyptian capital shouting their defiance of ... (Full article: 779 words)

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