In a July 6, 1967 NYT Article, an Israeli Claims to Have Been on One of the Torpedo Boats That Attacked the USS Liberty [Annotated]

His ignorance of the specifics of the attack raises doubts he was there. I’ve heard of wannabes but this is the first I’ve heard of a War Criminal wannabe. The following article was written for The Associated Press by Micha Limor, described as an Israeli naval reservist who was serving on one of the torpedo …

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American Legion Passes Historic USS Liberty Resolution

RESOLUTION National Headquarters, The American Legion Ninety-Ninth Annual National Convention, Reno, Nevada August 22, 23, 24, 2017 WHEREAS, on June 8, 1967, while operating in support of the National Security Agency (NSA) in international waters, properly marked as to her identity and nationality, and in calm, clear weather in the eastern Mediterranean, the USS Liberty …

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JerusalemU Lies About the USS Liberty

According to its website, JerusalemU was “founded by Rabbi Raphael Shore in 2009 to address the prevalent and growing need to educate and inspire the new generation about Judaism and Israel so that they gain a stronger Jewish identity and an appreciation of their heritage. Jerusalem U is committed to strengthening the emotional and intellectual …

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USS Liberty Makes History at American Legion Convention

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 21, 2017 Contact: Bryce Lockwood USS Liberty Veterans Association Phone: 417-848-3858 Email: Contact: Ernie Gallo USS Liberty Veterans Association Phone: 386-446-4855 Email: USS LIBERTY MAKES HISTORY AT AMERICAN LEGION CONVENTION Attack Investigation Resolution Reaches Historic Milestone In a historic move, the American Legion national convention in Reno, …

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The Spy Ship Left Out in the Cold

The Spy Ship Left Out in the Cold A half-century after one of history’s most controversial attacks on a U.S. Navy ship, the wounds from the Liberty incident remain unhealed. by James M. Scott June 2017 Naval History Magazine Volume 31, Number 3 The 8th of June this year will mark the 50th anniversary of …

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The Makings of History / Myth vs. Plot [Annotated]

Over the years, various pieces of evidence have emerged that seem to support Israel’s claim that the USS Liberty was fired on by mistake in 1967. However, a number of questions still hover over the affair, and these nourish the conspiracy theories. by Tom Segev Feb. 17, 2012 Updated: Feb. 19, 2012 [Editor’s Note: This is …

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An American Legion Department Continues American Legion Tradition of Unanimously Passing USS Liberty Resolution

The American Legion National Organization holds a unique and somewhat puzzling position in the history of the attack on the USS Liberty. Ostensibly, the American Legion is an American veterans group that supports the American military and veterans communities.  Some may question the use of “ostensibly” to define the American Legion but if you look …

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Mitchell Bard, “I’m just the messenger.”

No, Mitchell. You’re not “just the messenger.” You’re a liar and propagandist. by Joe Meadors Mitchell Bard, Executive Director and Curator of AICE and author of “Myths & Facts: A Guide to the Arab-Israeli Conflict” has thrown Jay Cristol under the bus. With the 2002 publication of “The Liberty Incident” by Bankruptcy Judge A. Jay …

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‘But Sir, It’s an American Ship.’ ‘Never Mind, Hit Her!’ When Israel Attacked USS Liberty [Annotated]

No piece of evidence that can overcome an analysis of the actions of the Israeli military during the prosecution of their attack on the USS Liberty. Actions speak louder than words.

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