Yom kippur war/october war part of the cauld war an arab–israeli conflict: egyptian forces crossing the suez canal on october 7. The yom kippur war: the epic encounter that transformed the middle east [abraham rabinovich] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers an updated edition that sheds new light on one of the most dramatic reversals of military fortune in modern history the easing of israeli military censorship after four decades has enabled. The yom kippur war (also known as the ramadan war and the october war) was a war between israel and a group of arab countries led by egypt and syriathe war took place from october 6-24, 1973. English: the yom kippur war, ramadan war or october war ( transliterated: حرب أكتوبر ħarb october or حرب تشرين, ħarb tishrin), also known as the 1973 arab-israeli war and the fourth arab-israeli war, was fought from october 6 to october 26, 1973, between israel and a coalition of arab states backing egypt and syria. Kids learn the history of the yom kippur war when egypt and syria attacked israel israel fought back.
Find out more about the history of yom kippur war, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more get all the facts on historycom. On october 6, 1973, yom kippur (the day of atonement), the holiest day on the jewish religious calendar, egypt and syria took advantage of optimal circumstances to launch attacks that took israel by surprise. The best general history of the yom kippur war the writing is clear, compelling and precise and offers a good understanding of both. Unlike the six days war which was a text book example for planning and execution of a military campaign, in the 1973 everything went backwards at first at the end of the day, victory came from the most common reasons found elsewhere in military h. The yom kippur war began on october 6, 1973, when a coalition of arab forces launched a surprise strike on israel on yom kippur.
Check out the vast collections of yom kippur war pictures from ap images browse and buy images now. Forty years ago today, a egyptian/syrian invasion surprised and almost destroyed israel the attack was the culmination of a complex soviet/arab disinformation plot and secret military build-up we know this because of russian dissident-historian pavel stroilov, and from professional arabists who. Erev yom kippur (lit radio broadcasts were resumed to alert the public to the surprise attack on israel by egypt and syria that launched the yom kippur war. Jubilant egyptian soldiers plant flag on bar-lev line bunker in sinai: the 1973 yom kippur war unable to regain the territory they had lost in 1967 by diplomatic means, egypt and syria launched major offensives against israel on the jewish festival of the day of atonement or yom kippur.
Sr-71 operations in 1973 out of griffiss afb, rome new york during the yom kippur war. Posts about yom kippur war written by hadar sela. Yom kippur war: yom kippur war, damaging inconclusive war that was initiated by egypt and syria against israel in october 1973. The yom kippur war or october war was fought by a coalition of arab states led by egypt and syria (soviet proxies) against israel, the us client state, from 6.
News about yom kippur commentary and archival information about yom kippur from the new york times. The yom kippur war, ramadan war, or october war (hebrew: מלחמת יום הכיפורים (romanization of hebrew transliteration) milkhemet yom hakipurim or מלחמת יום כיפור, milkhemet yom kipur arabic: حرب أكتوبر (arabic transliteration) ħarb october or حرب تشرين, ħarb tishrin), also known as the 1973 arab. The paperback of the the yom kippur war: the epic encounter that transformed the middle east by abraham rabinovich at barnes & noble free shipping on.
The yom kippur war, ramadan war, or october war (hebrew: מלחמת יום הכיפורים , milẖemet yom hakipurim, or מלחמת יום כיפור, milẖemet yom kipur arabic: حرب أكتوبر , ḥarb ʾuktōbar, or حرب تشرين, ḥarb tišrīn), also known as the 1973 arab–israeli war, was a war fought by a coalition.
To gain back the sinai peninsula for egypt and golan heights for syria combined with a desire for redemption any good performances on the battlefield like a stalemate can be portrayed as “redemption victory” for the 1967 humiliation and losses. The yom kippur war took place on october 6, 1973 it took place onthe holiest of jewish holidays the war led to the demise of thesoviet american detente because of the countr ies involved and theway the cold war played out between the two countries. The yom kippur war was 40 years ago everything you thought you knew about it is wrong. I have played two full games of yom kippur war as israel, vs the ai on normal my strategy was to make a fighting retreat from. Yom kippur war- milchement yom kippur definition - zionism and israel -encyclopedia / dictionary/lexicon of zionism/israel/middle east/judaism. Israel must once again scramble the valiant idf and fight for its very survival yom kippur six years after the decisive israeli victory in the six-day war.