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To: Elpasser

British Arab sympathies long predate the "Palestinians".

In 1948, the most formidable Arab army to attack infant Israel was the Jordanian Legion, trained by the British and led by active serving British officers.


17 posted on 05/15/2006 9:06:01 AM PDT by Sabramerican (I thought I was voting for George. I voted for Bandar.)
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To: Sabramerican

Officered by Brits? Wow. It makes the Israeli victory all the more impressive, doesn't it?


21 posted on 05/15/2006 9:16:56 AM PDT by Elpasser
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