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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Al-Bader explained that the second phase began when the Fund expanded its efforts to include developing and poor countries in Africa, particularly those affected by the October 1973 Middle East war.
Five years before he died he had been publicly identified as a master spy for the Mossad, Israel's foreign intelligence service, the mysterious high-level agent in Cairo who had warned the Israelis on the eve of the 1973 Middle East war that the Egyptians were preparing to mount a lightning attack by five army divisions across the Suez Canal.
Sharon made his comments in an address on Tuesday marking 30 years since the 1973 Middle East war. He said that Israel would not, in his words, be deterred from protecting its citizens and will strike its enemies in every place and in every way.
(Israel had not hit at Syrian territory since the 1973 Middle East war, which marked its 30th anniversary on Oct.
Three months after he quit, he was back as a reservist-general, commanding troops that launched a counter-offensive that helped rout Egyptian forces in the Yom Kippur 1973 Middle East war.
He earned nationwide fame as commander of the air force during the 1973 Middle East war.
Cohen entertained Israeli troops during the 1973 Middle East war and last performed in Israel in 1975.
Ahead lie his days of glory: The 1973 Middle East war that brought Israel to the peace table.
Doha -- The Syrian opposition struck a hard-won deal on Sunday on a new structure to take forward the 20-month uprising as clashes on the Golan Heights prompted what was reported to be the first Israeli fire across the armistice line since the 1973 Middle East War.
Mustafa invested his savings in a construction company, which undertook building projects launched by the Egyptian government nationwide in the wake of the 1973 Middle East War against Israel.
Many Egyptians credit the military with what they view as their victory over Israel in the 1973 Middle East war. Its adherence to a military strategy that places Israel as Egypt's most likely enemy in any future war resonates with the population.
Israel's military is sensitive to attack on festivals, since a surprise offensive launched by Syria and Egypt on the Yom Kippur holy day in the 1973 Middle East war. --AFP