CNN’s take: Israel fought 1948 and 1967 wars to “expand territory”

CAMERA BLOG
CNN Rewrites History of 1948, 1967 Wars
by Tamar Sternthal
October 7, 2019

Sam Kiley, a senior international correspondent based in CNN Abu Dhabi’s bureau, has rewritten the history of Israel’s 1948 War of Independence and the 1967 Six-Day War. In his Oct. 3 analysis (“Any war between the US and Iran would be a catastrophe. And no one could win it“), Kiley absurdly asserts that those fateful wars were “to expand territory”: Close to 200,000 descendants of Palestinians who fled their country in successive Israeli wars to expand territory in 1948 and 1967, now live in Lebanon. A similar number are in Jordan. READ MORE

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