Ariel Sharon Profile

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Ariel Sharon was an Israeli general and politician who served as the 11th prime minister of Israel (2001 – 2006). His public and political life was marked by brilliant and controversial military achievements and political policies. Before entering politics, Sharon had a long military career, first serving for the Haganah and then … Read more

Introduction to the Israel Defense Forces

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If your country is surrounded by bigger and more powerful enemies, who have constantly been threatening your national security for many years with wars, conflicts, and terrorism, what would you do? Would you do nothing and die? Or would you stand up and defend yourself, your country, and your people? For such … Read more

Yitzhak Rabin – Profile

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Yitzhak Rabin was a politician, statesman, and general who was the fifth Prime Minister of Israel. He was the first native-born prime minister, the second prime minister to die while in office, and the first prime minister in the country to be assassinated. Rabin served in this position for two terms – … Read more