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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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.
He served in three wars against Israel, starting with the 1956 Suez Crisis and both the 1967 and 1973 Middle East wars.
Mr Tantawi, who served in the 1956 Suez Crisis and the 1967 and 1973 Middle East wars with Israel, has reportedly spoken to US defence secretary Robert Gates five times since the democracy protests began, most recently on Thursday.
The Arab leaders are expected to push Israel to resume its withdrawal from territory it soldiers captured in the 1967 and 1973 Middle East wars.