Jun. 6, 2019
Mention history, and it can trigger a roll of the eyes.
Add the Middle East to the equation, and folks might start running for the hills, unwilling to get caught up in the seemingly bottomless pit of details and disputes.
But without an understanding of what happened in the past, it’s impossible to grasp where we are today. And where we are has profound relevance for the region and the world.
Fifty-two years ago this week, the Six-Day War broke out.