The six-day, Arab-Israeli War of 1967, was an important event in modern Middle East history. This paper will analyze the causes of this "definitive event" which include: military and diplomatic encounters, terrorist attacks against Israel, blockades of Israelís ports by Arabs, and most importantly the impact of Russian/Communist and Western policies and participation in the region. The Israeliís had had a strong victory against the Arab states in 1956, and this had strengthened their
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point where no other course, except war, was possible. Since that time, attempts have been made to prevent the crisis from escalating to that point again.
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