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United States once considered proposal to drop 520 nukes to carve out Suez Canal alternative

In the 1960s US considered a proposal to use 520 nuclear bombs to carve out an alternative to the Suez Canal though Israel,¬†according to a declassified memorandum. The plan never came to fruition, but having an alternative waterway to the Suez Canal could have been useful today, with a cargo ship stuck in the narrow […]