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The Suez Canal War of 1956

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1956A

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', Febuary 14, 1956

1956_A

By Harold Maples, 'The Fort Worth Star-Telegram', March 3, 1956

1956B

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', March 5, 1956

King Hussein of Jordan sacks Glubb Pasha (General Sir John Glubb) commander of the Jordanian Arab Legion.

1956C

By Cummings, 'The Daily Express', March 5, 1956

1956D

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', April 4, 1956

The Russian dance seemed to out-step the West for Egypts favor.

1956E

By Low, 'The Manchester Guardian', April 10, 1956

Dag Hammarskjold, the U.N. Secretary General, caught between the warring Ben-Gurion (right corner) and Nasser (left corner).

1956 E

By Low, 'The Manchester Guardian', April 27, 1956

Makariou of Cyprus is exiled to the Seychelles.

1956G

By Low, 'The Manchester Guardian', May 1, 1956

Nasser and Ben-Gurion at play in a minefield.

1956H

By Illingworth, 'Punch', May 23, 1956

1956I

By Illingworth, 'Punch', June 13, 1956

British troops pull out of the Suez Canal Zone after 74 years of occupation.

1956J

'Punch', June 13, 1956

1956K

From 'The London Sunday Times'

Nasser in a radio speech utters the code word (14 times) the name 'de Lesseps' and the seizure of the Suez Canal begins.

1956L

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', July 30, 1956

1956M

By Low, 'The Manchester Guardian', July 31, 1956

1956N

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', August 1, 1956

1956O

By Vicky, 'The Daily Miorror, August 1, 1956

1956P

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', August 10, 1956

Depicted: Anthony Eden and Guy Mollet.

1956Q

By Vicky, 'The Daily Mirror', August 13, 1956

1956R

From 'Punch', August 15, 1956

1956S

By Illingworth, 'Punch', August 15, 1956

1956T

'Punch', August 15, 1956

1956U

'Punch', September 5, 1956

1956V

By Illingworth, 'Punch', September 5, 1956

1956AA

By Giles, 'The Daily Express, Sept 20, 1956

1956BB

by Illingworth, 'Punch', September 26, 1956

Depicted: John Foster Dulles, Anthony Eden and Guy Mollet.

1956X

By Low, 'The Manchester Guardian', October 16, 1956

Depicted: Golda Meir and Ben-Gurion.
"An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" policy.

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