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Posts Tagged: Yom Kippur War

October 11, 2016 2:30 pm
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Report: Listening to Declassified Walkie-Talkie Tapes From Yom Kippur War, Netanyahu ‘Yearns for One More Sentence, One More Word’ From Late Brother Yoni

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heard for the first time on Monday declassified recordings of his late older brother Yoni from the Yom Kippur War...

September 25, 2015 6:57 am
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Israeli Defense Minister: ‘Woe to Us If We Do Not Internalize the Lessons of the Yom Kippur War’

In a ceremony held at Jerusalem's Mount Herzl Military Cemetery on Monday to commemorate the 42nd anniversary of the Yom Kippur War, Israeli's defense minister said that...

September 22, 2015 5:48 pm
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Yom Kippur War Veterans Say IDF Is Better Prepared Now

JNS.org - Forty-two years after the 1973 Yom Kippur War, only a handful of officers who served then remain in the Israel Defense Forces. Several of...

May 15, 2015 1:14 pm
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What I Owe Jerusalem

I arrived in Jerusalem from New York in July 1977, 10 years after the Six-Day War, and three weeks after Menachem Begin took office as...

December 25, 2014 10:31 am
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Report: Israeli Delegation in Cairo Search for Bodies of 22 Missing Soldiers

Jerusalem Post - An Israeli delegation arrived in Cairo early Thursday morning in an attempt to find the remains of 22 soldiers who went missing...

October 3, 2014 7:43 am
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Why Do We Fast on Yom Kippur, and Who Shouldn’t?

JNS.org - Herut Shitrid vividly recalls the first Yom Kippur she fasted. She was only 10, but somehow she was able to make it through...

August 11, 2014 6:00 pm
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EXCLUSIVE: How Richard Nixon Helped Save Israel (EXCERPT)

Editor's note; In connection with the 40th Anniversary of the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon, Roger Stone is releasing his second book, Nixon's...

August 5, 2014 1:54 pm
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How Israel Prevented a Rosh Hashanah War

Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, the two holiest days on the Jewish calendar, will now forever be linked as the two most crucial moments in...

July 25, 2014 1:14 am
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Hamas and the Joy of Destruction

We all know about suicide bombers, who kill themselves in order to kill others. The Boston Marathon bombers were one of many recent examples. But...

January 13, 2014 10:18 am
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Full Transcript: Eulogy by IDF Chief Benny Gantz for Former Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon

Below is the full transcript of remarks made by IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Benjamin Gantz at the memorial service for former Prime...

January 11, 2014 6:47 pm
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Ariel Sharon: The End of the Romance (OBITUARY)

Ariel Sharon was really two men: a brave and inventive army field commander turned politician who was unflappable in war and unscrupulous in peace. Ariel Sharon...

November 1, 2013 10:11 am
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Declassified Document: Israel Could Have Predicted Yom Kippur War

JNS.org - Newly declassified documents from the hearings of the Agranat Commission, which was formed after the 1973 Yom Kippur War to investigate Israel's...

October 24, 2013 7:59 pm
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Akiva’s Helmet: Leaving No Soldier Behind

A few weeks ago, my wife Didi undertook a major project: the long overdue clean up of our building's storage room. As she waded through piles...

October 11, 2013 3:21 pm
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IDF Reserve Colonel Murdered in Jordan Valley Killed 40 Years to the Day His Brother Died in Yom Kippur War

In a tragic twist, the Israel Defense Forces reserve colonel killed Thursday in the Jordan Valley village of B'rosh Habika lost his life 40...

Culture

New Biography of Philanthropist Fails to Ask Key Jewish Questions

JNS.org - Professor Hasia Diner has a well-earned reputation as an insightful historian. But in her new book, Julius Rosenwald: Repairing...

Conan O’Brien Tries Winning Over Israeli Woman While Covered in Dead Sea Mud

Conan O'Brien shared on his late night talk show on Monday a video...

15,000 People Attend Largest-Ever Israeli Cultural Festival in Europe

JNS.org - The largest-ever Israeli cultural event in Europe, TLV in LDN, attracted some...

Features

The Unheard Story: Bulgaria’s Rescue of 50,000 Jews During the Holocaust

You have probably heard of "Schindler’s List" -- Steven Spielberg’s movie, which brought to life...

IDF’s Underground Gaza Wall May Change Hamas Terror Strategies

Time may be running out for one of Hamas' main weapons against Israel:...

World

Software Giant SAP Buys Israeli Startup Gigya for $350 Million

JNS.org - SAP, the world's fourth-largest software company, announced over the weekend that it has acquired Israeli startup Gigya for $350 million in cash. The deal is expected to be finalized...

Israel

‘The Jewish People Know What It Is to Struggle for an Independent Hom...

As five million Kurds in northern Iraq prepare for Monday's historic referendum on independence, Israelis from across the political spectrum...

Middle East

Syria to Top Agenda During Russian Defense Minister’s First Visit to ...

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will visit the Jewish state in October and meet with his Israeli counterpart Avigdor Lieberman,...

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