De Gaulle : “The Jews, a People Sure of Itself and Domineering”
June 1967, an Endless Six-Day War
Alain Gresh, 5 September
From the very start of the June 1967 war, French President General Charles de Gaulle condemned Israel for having started it. This position, in contradiction with that of most political leaders, the media and public opinion earned de Gaulle many criticisms, including that of antisemitism.