Deutscher on Russia and the Arab-Israeli Conflict (1967)

We reproduce here the essay of an important Marxist historian, Isaac Deutsher, who deals with the Arab-Israeli War and US/USSR policy in the Middle East at that time, we believe it is somehow relevant to what is going on today. The full text was published by New Left Review I/44. July-August 1967 and reproduced in “A Non-Jewish Jew”, Verso Publishing House