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- noun Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur); Israel counterattacked and drove the Syrians back and crossed the Suez Canal into Egypt
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Your response to historical fact is an unproven accusation by Jason Paz on Monday, Jun 29, 2009 at 12: 05: 07 AM except Yom Kippur War, hasn't Israel always struck first? by luckydjw on Sunday, Jun 28, 2009 at 12: 22: 21 PM
Getting back to the anti-Semitic thing, I remember very well that in 1973, Yom Kippur War, he was totally pro-Israel all the way, in part because the Soviets were of course supporting the -- at least behind the scenes, they were supporting the nations, the Egyptians and the others that started the war.
Finally, during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, when news arrived in Cairo that Israeli forces had crossed the canal, a rumor ascribed the Egyptian forces 'failure to the treachery of a Coptic officer.