Famous Mistakes


Courtesy: A family friend

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And the worst mistake ever by a British politician: When offered the development and production licence to the first Saudi Arabian Oil well, the offer was turned down with the remark “Sorry, No, it’s not a viable proposition” –
Winston Churchill, the UK Foreign Minister, Damman, 1938
12 months later came WWII.

Courtesy: A family friend

Cheers

Vijay Srinivasan
06 July 2014

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