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To: mal
"Since Israel acquired sovereignty over the WBGS in a defensive war, it is highly questionable whether these prohibitions apply."

Well, technically, Israel started the war.

4 posted on 06/24/2005 5:32:24 AM PDT by robertpaulsen
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To: robertpaulsen

The actual "casus belli" was Nasser closing an international waterway, the Straits of Tiran" to all Israeli shipping.


8 posted on 06/24/2005 8:21:29 AM PDT by sheik yerbouty
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To: robertpaulsen; sheik yerbouti
"Well, technically, Israel started the war."

The actual "casus belli" was Nasser closing an international waterway, the Straits of Tiran, to all Israeli shipping.


On May 23, 1967, an act of war under international law.
25 posted on 06/26/2005 2:10:34 PM PDT by UnbelievingScumOnTheOtherSide (Give Them Liberty Or Give Them Death! - Islam Delenda Est! - Rumble thee forth...)
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