Yom Kippur War

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

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Hezbollah is Iran's key ally and has produced the most effective fighting force against Israel since the 1973 Arab-Israeli war. Many Israeli strategists view Hezbollah's expanding conventional capabilities as the biggest threat in the foreseeable future, especially given the chaos in the Arab world that has distracted most from concerns about Israel.
Islamist fighters battling the Syrian army last week overran a U.N.-controlled crossing point on the "disengagement line" that has separated Israelis from Syrians on the Golan Heights since the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
UNDOF was established in May 1974 following intensified firing on the Israel-Syria border after the 1973 Arab-Israeli war. Israel captured the Golan Heights from Syria in 1967, and Syria has campaigned for decades for return of the land.
Case studies of successful recovery are drawn from German experiences in WWII dealing with the T-34 Soviet tank and the British chaff, and the IDF during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War. The case study focusing on IDF surprise to the Egyptian introduction of anti-tank weapons in the Sinai in the 1973 War is particularly compelling.
On October 6, crowds of Mursi loyalists had tried to reach Cairo's Tahrir Square where supporters of the army were celebrating the 40th anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
Jordanian PM Abdullah Nsur visited Cairo on Oct 12 to take part in marking the anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
KAHyRE (CyHAN)- At least one person was killed when Morsi supporters clashed with police in Egypt Sunday, as thousands turned out to fete the military on the anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
The trouble flared as hundreds gathered in the Tahrir Square to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war from October 6 to 25.
UNDOF was established in May 1974 following intensified firing on the Israel-Syria border after the 1973 Arab-Israeli war to monitor the disengagement of Israeli and Syrian forces in the Golan Heights.
The Filipinos, members of the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) monitoring the armistice line between Syria and Israel that followed the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, were abducted just a mile to the Syrian side of the line on Wednesday.
The 1973 Arab-Israeli war, also known as the October War, began on Oct.
(11) Indeed, the 1973 Arab-Israeli War and the rapid and dramatic improvement in the international standing of the PLO, had engaged the considerable attention of the United Nations and also brought Australia's Middle East policies under much more intense public scrutiny, and deepened divisions between the Arab and Jewish communities (Clark 1980: 154).
He was involved in the October 1973 Arab-Israeli war. He was against the constitutional amendments which were voted for by the majority of Egyptians in the March 11 referendum.
Sweden, March 6 -- Hosni Mubarak rose to the rank of air vice marshal in air force and led it in the 1973 Arab-Israeli war. Egyptian air force was not put to full test since the war remained confined to a limited radius of 10 km across the Suez Canal so as to keep the attacking 2nd and 3rd Armies within the cover of surface to air missiles and guns deployed under heavily fortified bunkers near the home bank of the canal.
America was fortunate to have GEN DePuy as commander of TRADOC during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War. He surrounded himself with Army thinkers to make sense of this unique war that involved denial, deception, and the equalization of infantry in taking on tanks with anti-tank weapons.