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Gilboa Prison break follows the pattern of Yom Kippur War

Clumsiness led to the escape, but Israel’s ability to react fast on its feet led to the surprisingly good climax.

23/09/2021

Ode to joy in Jerusalem: Conducting music in the holy land

Let’s lift our voices in an “Ode to Joy.” How blessed are we to be living again in an age of hope, where co-existence and cooperation seem possible

 IDF medical crew evacuating an injured soldier from the battle field during Yom Kippur War

IDF releases insightful Yom Kippur War archives

The archives revealed some stark realities on IDF preparedness, intelligence accuracy and the degree of concern among staff.

Yom Kippur War: Remembering ’73 as Israel turns 73

My experience serving in the Yom Kippur War.

By LEON CHARNEY
14/04/2021
Yehuda Ben-Yishay, shown with wife Myrna, said that memory, attention and reasoning could be relearn

Israeli psychologist who pioneered treatment for brain trauma, dies at 88

Born in Romania and raised in Israel, Ben-Yishay served in the Israel Defense Forces. “People who are optimistic and benevolent are more malleable to treatment."

By ANDREW SILOW-CARROLL / JTA
13/04/2021

Helen Mirren will portray Golda Meir in new Yom Kippur War film

The focus of the movie will be the drama of and high-stakes nature of Meir's decisions during the Yom Kippur war.

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Stop comparing COVID to the Yom-Kippur War, it's disrespectful - opinion

The ongoing comparison to 1973 also serves as an insult to the fallen and their loved ones. A correct comparison to 1967 provides respect to those lost during the pandemic and to their memory.

By AKIVA SPIEGELMAN
22/03/2021

Yom Kippur War- The tragedy and triumph of Tel Saki

The incredible tale of a group of 28 soldiers trapped inside a bunker on Tel Saki, surrounded on all sides by Syrian forces.

By SHLOMO MAITAL
10/03/2021

Syrian hand grenades from mid-late 20th century found in Golan Heights

The grenades date back to the Six Day War (1967) and Yom Kippur War (1973,) corresponding with dominant Syrian presence in the Golan back then.

Coronavirus, Yom Kippur War: Israel's similar responses - opinion

Just as in Yom Kippur of 1973, Israelis feel abandoned by their leaders, exposed to the ravages of an enemy they cannot defeat alone and fending for themselves.

By GIDEON ARGOV
03/03/2021
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