Yom Kippur War

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

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Do you agree with the common Israeli viewpoint that Golda Meir failed the country during the 1973 Yom Kippur War? Not entirely.
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has warned that the country has learned from the 1973 Yom Kippur War "not to give up on pre-emptive strikes" in a thinly-veiled hint to Iran.
Syria will "surprise the aggressors as it surprised them in" the 1973 Yom Kippur war, when Arab forces caught Israel off guard, and become "the graveyard of the invaders," he said, AFP reported.
He spoke publicly of the path he followed from a young international relations student and volunteer in a kibbutz during the 1973 Yom Kippur War. So now would someone please tell me how is it fair to the Palestinians to have such a biased person to Israel as the main envoy?
The 1973 Yom Kippur war was a shock for the once technologically superior Israeli forces.
"I would never accept that Egyptians live off Riba," Morsi told tens of thousands of people who packed the Cairo stadium to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur war.
Readers will find as they leaf through this edition of the Australian Journal of Jewish Studies that, somewhat serendipitously, a common theme unites a number of the articles, that being a look at the Whitlam years, Prime Minster Gough Whitlam's policy towards issues that mattered greatly to Australian Jews, namely his attitude to Israel, particularly during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, and the campaign for the right of Jews from the Soviet Union to emigrate from a polity that was marked by extreme antisemitism and the extensive abuse of human rights.
Instead of hiking with Ofer in the Galilee, as they had planned, Ora, recently estranged from her husband, decides to set off on the hike with the brilliant but damaged Avram, Ofer's father and a former lover who had been captured and tortured during the 1973 Yom Kippur War. As a result, he had become a hermit and never met his son.
Kissinger's shuttle diplomacy after the 1973 Yom Kippur War set in motion the long, tortuous peace process between Israel and its neighbors.
The song, a relic of the 1973 Yom Kippur War, had been revived by the peace movement to rally support for the Israeli prime minister's bold plans for peace.
But who ever would have imagined that six years after the 1973 Yom Kippur War, Israel would live in peace and have diplomatic relations with Egypt?
"The 1973 Yom Kippur War was a tremendously traumatic event for Jews," said Alan J.
Kissinger's shuttle diplomacy' played a key role in bringing the 1973 yom kippur war in the Middle East to a close, and eased tensions between Israel and its Arab tormentors.
There were recent demands for a probe after Egyptian papers contained reports from Israeli media about Marwan's possible role as a double agent involving the 1973 Yom Kippur War.
Being first off the block had big advantages for Israel, especially during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, when the threat of a bomb may have helped keep its enemies at bay.