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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Only in the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, Arab oil-producing countries used oil as an instrument of economic and diplomatic pressure on the West for a while.
This desire to shift away from dependence on Middle East oil can be traced back to the 1973 Arab-Israeli war when the Arabs discovered that oil could be used as a powerful weapon after imposing an oil embargo.
October 6 is the anniversary of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, which led to the liberation of Arab land from Israeli occupation, Rafik Khoury, editor-in-chief of the local daily AL ANWAR, said Tuesday.
- 1974: The price passes $10 after the first oil shock, sparked by the October 1973 Arab-Israeli war. - 1979: Oil passes $20 as the Islamic revolution in Iran causes a second oil shock.
Energy supplies, already hit by the Arab embargo in the wake of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war, were further limited by a miners' overtime ban and rail union disruption of transport to power stations.
Egyptians also were in the midst of a holiday weekend marking the anniversary of the start of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war.
Now we have accounts of the 1973 Arab-Israeli war by two journalists, Abraham Rabinovich and Howard Blum.
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.
He also fought in the 1973 Arab-Israeli War and the Lebanon War in 1982.
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.