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Yom Kippur

War Name : Yom Kippur

Date(s) : 06 October 1973 - 1974

Part of : Arab-Israeli Conflict ,


Syrians and Egyptians frustrated at the refusal by Israel to negotiate the return of occupied territories launched a surprise two pronged attack. The Israelis pushed back both attacks and drove into Syrian and Egyptian territory. A cease fire was agreed on 11 Nov. 1973 and a peace treaty negotiated which was signed in 1974.

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