Yom Kippur War

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Synonyms for Yom Kippur War

Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur)

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During the 1973 October War, American forces were put on high alert -- DEFCON 3.
The October war, however, clearly reflected the importance of Saudi Arabia's role, in which the late King Faisal bin Abdulaziz was the think tank behind the unanimous Arab stance of halting oil sales to the western world, in order to clinch Israel's war against the Arabs.
The October War of 1973 (also known as the 'Yom Kippur War') was a watershed moment in the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict and the modern Middle East more broadly.
Egypt is celebrating the 40th anniversary of the 1973 October War.
The King congratulated Mansour and the people of Egypt on the anniversary of the October War victory, wishing the country further progress and expressing hope that it would overcome all challenges.
Away from the main squares, Cairo's streets were largely deserted on Sunday, a public holiday to commemorate the October War, known as the Yom Kippur War in Israel.
The Syrian regime, too, invokes the memory of the October War of 1973, recalling the legitimacy it had gained from participating in the war.
Meanwhile, security has been tightened in Cairo ahead of celebrations for the 1973 October War anniversary and protests in support of ousted president Mohamed Mursi.
Although the October War of l973 has been a landmark in the lives of Egyptians, the kind of screen-work produced has been deemed so far to lag behind the epic potential of the event itself.
The ousted president of Egypt is undoubtedly the national hero of the October War.
It was born in the wake of the October war of 1974, as a result of the atmosphere of Arab solidarity and Arab joint action, which encouraged Arab cooperation through political, professional and other institutions.
HM King Hamad's Adivisor for Information Affairs takes part in forum on October war in Cairo .
Although the paper published ElBaradei's article about the 1973 October war in its Wednesday's edition, Egyptian analysts and lawyers said that the dismissal was part of government attempts to "tame" the media outlets ahead of next month's parliamentary elections, AL HAYAT said.
It was born in the wake of the October war of 1974 to enhance Arab solidarity, Arab joint actions and cooperation.
Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak marked the war's anniversary, known throughout the Arab world as the October War, by releasing 861 prisoners and telling the nation that success on the battlefield had led to freedom and a better life.