Dwight D. Eisenhower Videos

Here's Why the Suez Crisis Almost Led to Nuclear War

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Here's Why the Suez Crisis Almost Led to Nuclear War

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Discover the history of the Suez Canal and how Egypt's President Nasser, with the support of the Soviet Union, seized the canal from the British in 1956, causing an international crisis. See how President Eisenhower intervened to help restore order.Discover the history of the Suez Canal and how Egypt's President Nasser, with the support of the Soviet Union, seized the canal from the British in 1956, causing an international crisis. See how President Eisenhower intervened to help restore order.