Menachem Begin

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Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992)


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After his handshake with Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin in 1979 at Camp David, he was accused of betraying the Arab and Muslim cause and a fatwa was issued on him.
Both Israeli actions were part of what was known as theAaAeAeA "Begin Doctrine" named for then-PM Menachem Begin, who in 1981AaAeAeA declaredAaAeAeA that "o account shall we permit an enemy to develop weapons of mass destruction against the people of Israel".
In which country was Israeli politician Menachem Begin born?
She'd read Saul Bellow's book on Israel as preparation, and she buys biographies of Prime Ministers Menachem Begin and Golda Meir, who'd resigned in 1974.
RAMALLAH, April 8, 2017 (WAFA) - Palestinians mark on Sunday 69 years for the massacre of Deir Yassin, a Palestinian village at the western entrance to Jerusalem, where Zionist terror gangs lead by former Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin murdered and executed in 1948 between 250 and 360 Palestinian women, men and children.
As reported by The Jewish Press website, the full statement by Perez said: "The development of Ma'ale Adumim will secure the defenses of Jerusalem"; late prime minister and destroyer of Jewish Gaza Ariel Sharon: "Ma'ale Adumim will be built as part of the State of Israel for eternity"; settlements foe and former prime minister, Ehud Barak: "Everything you build in Ma'ale Adumim remains part of the State of Israel forever, period"; and the destroyer of the Jewish city of Yamit, the late Menachem Begin: "I bless the establishment of Ma'ale Adumim.
In 1948, her signature appeared on a letter condemning Menachem Begin as the "latest manifestation of fascism," [non-translatable text]called her the "grandmother of the kibbutz." But you'd never find this on her Wikipedia pagethe Internet's encyclopedic take on fact.
Right-Hand Man: The Biography of Yehiel Kadishai, Chief of Staff and Confidant of Menachem Begin
Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin cited the abandonment of Jewish refugees during the Shoah, and Israel was among the first countries to take in the refugees.
Palestinian babies were also murdered in 1948, when Menachem Begin first led the Jewish Stern and Lehi gangs into Der Yassin, a Palestinian village, where they murdered over 600 innocent, unarmed Palestinian, men, women, children and babies.
Wright, the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book "The Looming Tower,'' the story of al-Qaeda's attack on the World Trade Center (which I previously recommended), has written a magnificent account of the Camp David Accords, in which President Jimmy Carter, Israeli leader Menachem Begin and Egyptian leader Anwar Sadat spent 13 days at Camp David, Maryland, negotiating a Middle East peace that earned Sadat and Begin the Nobel Peace Prize.
Kerry condemned the shooting of a US citizen at the Menachem Begin Heritage Center in Jerusalem, saying the State Department was seeking more information from the authorities.
Menachem Begin, one of the most polarizing figures in Israeli political history, is a challenging subject of study.
Here, he chronicles the 1978 Camp David conference, when President Jimmy Carter led Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat in signing a historic peace treaty.