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The Suez Crisis

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Department
History
Course
HIS1111
Professor
Hernan Tesler- Mabe
Semester
Winter

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The Suez Crisis 1 IntroductionL The Suez Canal and its importance 1 see level artificial waterway in Egypt 2 Completed by 1869 3 100 miles long 4 Build by Ferdinand de Lesseps and the Construction of the Suez CanalHe got some money to create the CanalIn charge of the original attempt to create the Panama Canal 5 Supposed to be open to ships of all nations 6 Over 15 million labourers over a 10 year period 7 Very important canal 2 World context of the timeSoviet support of noncommunists And regional Blocks 1 1953 Stalin dies2 Immense power vacuum3 Some dude denounces Stalin and western imperialism 4 Support for newly independent non aligned countries 5 New countries will get Soviet assistance if they need itUSSR free to support any country they want 6 AngloFrench pull out of the middle East 7 METO Middle East Treaty Organization Iran Iraq Pakistan Turkey and UK
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