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HBO series ‘Valley of Tears’ reopens wounds of the Yom Kippur War

Meticulous realism was central to the production, which is being touted as the most expensive in Israeli history, and is currently breaking Israeli viewing records.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
14/11/2020

A lone soldier on a mission in Syrian territory during the Yom Kippur War

The Yom Kippur War was characterized by ferocious firepower that cost our country 2,656 soldiers, at a time when our population was less than three million.

By JONATHAN DAVIS
27/09/2020
Golda Meir

Golda Meir’s Yom Kippur letter to bereaved families has been discovered

"The memory of our loved ones motivates us to do anything in our power so that there be no more casualties, and we know no more bereavement,” Golda Meir wrote.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
08/10/2019
THEN-LABOR minister Golda Meir attends the opening of the Tel Aviv-Netanya highway in July 1950

Uphill Struggle: A New Biography of Golda Meir

The book reveals the complex character and competing narratives about the legendary Israeli leader

Yom Kippur War

On this Yom Kippur, the government does not need to atone

I do not expect the government to atone after the next terrorist attack. Instead, its role is to apply the lessons of the 1973 war and seize an opportunity to break away from the Palestinians.

10/10/2016
Sur le front Nord

Immersion : le grand débat

Les combats font rage. A huis clos, le plus haut rang du commandement israélien se réunit et prend la décision qui va finalement renverser le cours de la guerre du Kippour

By ABRAHAM RABINOVICH
21/09/2015
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