Il est rarissime que ce sujet soit abordé en Europe. Autant on analyse le régime nazi sous toutes les coutures autant les connivences entre ceux-ci et les régimes arabes sont un sujet pratiquement tabou. Le Scotsman et la presse allemande ont eu le courage d'évoquer ce sujet.
One report from Schmitt states: “The defeat of the Arabs against Israel was the result of an incompetent Egyptian leadership, which was not in a position to take advantage gained in the first week, to impose the force of their actions upon the Jews and destroy the State of Israel in a Blitzkrieg in a maximum of two weeks.”
Mr Sabit said Schmitt did not know Egypt’s neighbour Syria hired 50 Nazis between 1948-9, including many former SS soldiers, to help mould its army and intelligence service to rival Israel’s. One of the men it brought to Syria was Walter Rauff. Rauff was, at the war’s end, the SS security chief for northern Italy, a wanted war criminal who helped develop mobile gas-wagons to kill Jews and other enemies of the regime.
“Allah in Heaven, Hitler on Earth” was a common slogan in Syrian capital Damascus during the war. It, too, wanted a German-led force to take on Israel, and Rauff was tasked with rebuilding Syrian intelligence services “along Gestapo lines”. La suite