Guy Laron is a writer and a lecturer in the department of international relations at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His articles have appeared in scholarly journals such as Third World Quarterly, Journal of Cold War Studies, and International Journal of Middle East Studies. Previously, he was a visiting assistant professor at Northwestern University and a visiting fellow at University of Oxford.
One fateful week in June 1967 redrew the map of the Middle East. Many scholars have documented how the Six-Day War unfolded, but little has been done to explain why the conflict happened at all. As we approach its fiftieth anniversary, Guy Laron refutes t...[SEE MORE]