Suez Crisis


Source: Skills in History, P. Shuter and T. Lewis, Heineman, 1988

Many quarrels came to a head at Suez in 1956. Both Russia and the
USA were keen to increase their influence in the area. The USA was
becoming more closely linked with Israel while the Russians were growing
closer to Egypt.

Source: BBC Documentary (part 1 of 3)


– The Suez Crisis of 1956

– Suez, end of Empire

– British History in Depth. The Suez Crisis.

Bodleian Library – Timeline of the Suez Crisis

Arab Israeli Conflict  
HomepageThe Middle Eastern ProblemSuez Crisis
Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO)Arab Summits 1964-65Six Day War
Hijackings by Arab Groups 1970-72Munich Massacre, 1972Yom Kippur War
Arab-Israeli Oil War of 1973Arafat at the United NationsIsraeli Occupation of the West bank and Gaza Strip
Ansar Sadat address to Israeli ParliamentIsraeli invasion of Lebanon, 1978Camp David Accords
Egypt-Israel Peace Treaty


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