Yom Kippur War

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Yom Kippur War:

see Arab-Israeli WarsArab-Israeli Wars,
conflicts in 1948–49, 1956, 1967, 1973–74, and 1982 between Israel and the Arab states. Tensions between Israel and the Arabs have been complicated and heightened by the political, strategic, and economic interests in the area of the great powers.
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The case studies used to illustrate the maneuver characteristics of air power include the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, the 1972 Easter Offensive in Vietnam, and air war during the Normandy invasion.
Five days into the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, with the superpowers on the brink of confrontation, President Richard Nixon was too drunk to discuss the crisis with the British Prime Minister Edward Heath, according to newly released transcripts of tape recordings.
Five days into the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, with the superpowers on the brink of confrontation,president Richard Nixon was too drunk to discuss the crisis with the British prime minister,according to newly-released transcripts of tape recordings.
By contrast, the definitive journalistic account of Turkey, Turkey Unveiled by Hugh and Nicole Pope, devotes 16 densely informative pages to the question, concluding that the combination of the Cyprus conflict and the economic impact of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war never gave Turkey much of a chance.
During the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, the plant was hit and partly destroyed.
The 1973 Arab-Israeli war took place during Ramadan.
In post-Nasserite Egypt, he helped Bechtel Corporation clinch the bid for the Suez-Mediterranean pipeline over a consortium of 11 European firms, before the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
Optimism prevailed after decades, during which many promises -- Franklin Roosevelt's pledges over Palestine that were cavalierly dismissed by Harry Truman, or Richard Nixon's guarantees to King Faisal during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War -- were reneged.
Iranian diplomacy heats up, and the Israeli prime minister expresses worry about the risks of negotiations, it's fascinating to look back 40 years ago to the prelude to the 1973 Arab-Israeli war -- when a hauntingly similar set of circumstances prevailed.
Egypt received Soviet military assistance, including during the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, and the USSR financed key facilities such as the Aswan High Dam -- a project to irrigate arable land and supply electricity.
The Filipinos, members of UNDOF monitoring the armistice line between Syria and Israel that followed the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, were abducted just a mile to the Syrian side of the line.
The documentary is full of other memorable images of Faisal and his words, particularly during the 1973 Arab-Israeli war and the oil embargo he imposed in support of Egypt, which changed the course of events and world history.