Yom kippur war definition: a war in which egypt and syria launched a joint surprise attack on israel on the jewish | meaning, pronunciation, translations and. In the aftermath of the yom kippur war, repeated egyptian violations of the october 22, 1973 israeli-egyptian cease-fire led to growing tension. On the first day of the yom kippur war, an israeli photo reconnaissance plane, flying well inside sinai to keep out of range of surface-to-air.
The yom kippur war would instantly go down in infamy as the bloodiest military confrontation between israel and its arab neighbors totaling. Idf chief of staff david elazar (r) during the yom kippur war in 1973 (david rubinger/government press office) the discussion began in the. Yom kippur war definition, a war that began on yom kippur in 1973 with the attack of israel by egypt, syria, and iraq: israel recovered most of its initial losses.
Following is a timeline of the 1973 yom kippur war oct 6, 1973 – egypt and syria launch a coordinated attack on israeli positions along the. Six years later, on october 6, 1973–the jewish holiday of yom kippur, or the day of atonement–israel found itself at war again in a concerted effort to regain the. A knocked out israeli m60 tank amongst the debris of other armor after an israeli counterattack in the sinai during the yom kippur war (photo:. Revisiting the yom kippur war: introduction eagle's-eye view: an american assessment of the 1973 yom kippur war david rodman intelligence and. The yom kippur war, ramadan war, or october war also known as the 1973 arab–israeli war, was a war fought by a coalition of arab states led by egypt and .
Did susan sontag enjoy making promised lands, her fragmented documentary about the 1973 yom kippur war shortly after its completion,. The yom kippur war of 1973, the most recent 'full' war in middle east history, is so-called because it began on the day of atonement (yom kippur), the holiest. It has been 44 years since the start of the 1973 war between israel, egypt and syria the war, known to israelis as the yom kippur war, and to. Kids learn the history of the yom kippur war when egypt and syria attacked israel israel fought back. Lasting no more than a month, the october war -- more widely known as the yom kippur war, named after the jewish day of atonement,.
Hosni mubarak has claimed that he personally fired the first shots in the surprise attack that launched the yom kippur war with israel in 1973. Presented by the association of the united states army (ausa) and the institute for advanced military thinking (iamt) please join ausa's institute of land. In 1973, during the yom kippur war, the israeli air force (iaf) found itself facing an arab air forces coalition which was composed not only by. This big, informative book offers objective, clear-eyed analysis interlaced with the stories of statesmen and soldiers major and minor rabinovich's readable.
Yom kippur war fighter tells of painful war experiences and discourse between generals he says reveaed secret plan that preceded war. The yom kippur war: the epic encounter that transformed the middle east [ abraham rabinovich] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers. Find out more about the history of yom kippur war, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on. The yom kippur war, ramadan war or october war (hebrew: מלחמת יום הכיפורים transliterated: milkhemet yom hakipurim or מלחמת יום כיפור, milkhemet yom.
At least three of israel's wars clearly fall into this category: the war of independence, 1948-9 the 1967 war and the yom kippur war of 1973. The israel defence forces' deployment for battle in general, its preparedness in the days preceding the yom kippur war and its actions up to the containment of. The second, and much less discussed, occurred in the early days of the yom kippur war, which began 30 years ago today the shock israelis.Download