Yom Kippur War

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

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But the Arab-Israeli war of 1973, launched by Egypt and Syria to reclaim the land they lost during the 1967 war, and the oil embargo that followed, took the price of a barrel of oil from less than $3 a barrel to more than $30.
The decision by President Richard Nixon to put US forces on worldwide nuclear alert after the Soviets threatened to intervene in the Arab-Israeli war of 1973 marked one of the gravest moments of the Cold War.
The Arab-Israeli war of 1973 is the most traumatic event in Israeli history and one of the most significant causes for pride in Arab modern history.
Syrian land has been occupied by the Israelis since the Arab-Israeli war of 1973.
Following the Arab-Israeli war of 1973, Sharon entered politics and four years later became agriculture minister in the government of Menachem Begin.