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Wrong, right from the first sentence.
Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:32am (XFF:

"On the early morning of June 5, Israel launched a surprise attack against Egypt's air bases and destroyed the Egyptian air force while it was still on the ground, a move that unleashed the war."

Actually, what "unleashed the war" was Egypt closing the Straits of Tiran.

But then, you probably knew that already.

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