I would never accept that Egyptians live off Riba," Morsi told tens of thousands of people who packed the Cairo stadium to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the 1973 Yom Kippur war
Readers will find as they leaf through this edition of the Australian Journal of Jewish Studies that, somewhat serendipitously, a common theme unites a number of the articles, that being a look at the Whitlam years, Prime Minster Gough Whitlam's policy towards issues that mattered greatly to Australian Jews, namely his attitude to Israel, particularly during the 1973 Yom Kippur War
, and the campaign for the right of Jews from the Soviet Union to emigrate from a polity that was marked by extreme antisemitism and the extensive abuse of human rights.
Instead of hiking with Ofer in the Galilee, as they had planned, Ora, recently estranged from her husband, decides to set off on the hike with the brilliant but damaged Avram, Ofer's father and a former lover who had been captured and tortured during the 1973 Yom Kippur War
In modern times, the barrier was broken by Henry Kissinger, President Richard Nixon's secretary of state, who negotiated an end to the 1973 Yom Kippur War
between Egypt and Syria, and Israel.
The song, a relic of the 1973 Yom Kippur War
, had been revived by the peace movement to rally support for the Israeli prime minister's bold plans for peace.
But who ever would have imagined that six years after the 1973 Yom Kippur War
, Israel would live in peace and have diplomatic relations with Egypt?
The 1973 Yom Kippur War
was a tremendously traumatic event for Jews," said Alan J.
Kissinger's shuttle diplomacy' played a key role in bringing the 1973 yom kippur war
in the Middle East to a close, and eased tensions between Israel and its Arab tormentors.
There were recent demands for a probe after Egyptian papers contained reports from Israeli media about Marwan's possible role as a double agent involving the 1973 Yom Kippur War
He encouraged the search for peace begun after the 1973 Yom Kippur War
, the surprise attack launched by Egypt and Syria against Israel.
Being first off the block had big advantages for Israel, especially during the 1973 Yom Kippur War
, when the threat of a bomb may have helped keep its enemies at bay.
Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs, this volume describes the fighting between Israeli and Egyptian forces in the Sinai during the 1973 Yom Kippur War