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Suez Crisis

  After Egypt nationalized the Suez Canal, Britain, France, and Israel attacked Egypt to regain control of the canal. Due to opposition from the UN, US, and Soviet Union, the military assault was ended. (1956)
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Also called "The Second Arab-Israeli War."
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Suez Crisis , Abu Ghraib [8] , Iranian Revolution [8] , 1973 Oil Crisis [9] , Arab-Israeli conflict [9] , Iran hostage crisis [9] , Iran-Iraq War [9] , intifada [9]
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