The sinking of the USS Liberty on June 8, 1967 is one of the greatest scandals never told. It also eerily foreshadowed events we are witnessing again today in the Middle East.
On that hot afternoon in the eastern Mediterranean Israel bombed, torpedoed, napalmed and strafed even the lifeboats of a US surveillance ship in a failed false flag attempt to drag America into the Six Day War by deceiving the American public into thinking Egypt had sunk the ship. The ship survived and the plan failed, although 34 American crew members did not.
Israel used unmarked warplanes for the attack, which lasted two hours and involved navy ships as well as jets.… Read the rest