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The party was divided into three competing camps - one following Yitzhak Shamir, the second Ariel Sharon and the third David Levy - which may have mounted obstacles to actually ruling but also provided a vital platform for fierce public debate in which the leader was not exempt from criticism and his ...
Just imagine similar allegations against Shimon Peres, with Menachem Begin or even Yitzhak Shamir in the opposition – heaven and earth would be shaking. But Israel has in recent years developed a regime with no opposition, like in Putin's Russia or Erdogan's Turkey – but with a global innovation Made ...

His son, deputy housing minister and MK Jackie Levy (Likud), called his father “a man whose straight path bridged the painful and numerous gaps in society ... a seeker of social justice.” Levy has 10 other children. Yitzhak Shamir, David Levy and Ariel Sharon at a Likud Central Committee meeting, 1989.
The heads of the two militias, Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Shamir, later became Prime Ministers of Israel. Begin, head of the Irgun militia, sent the following message to his troops about their victory at Deir Yassin: “Accept my congratulations on this splendid act of conquest. Convey my regards to all the ...
His comments even echoed the anti-Polish remarks of a former Israeli prime minister, Yitzhak Shamir, a native of Poland whose parents were killed there in the Holocaust. In 1989, Shamir claimed that anti-Semitism among Poles was so “deeply imbued in their tradition, their mentality,” that they “suck it in ...
David Ben Gurion, Menahem Begin, Ariel Sharon, Yitzhak Rabin, Yitzhak Shamir, Shimon Peres, Golda Meir, and now Bibi were all characters. The prime ministers who lacked character did not leave a lasting impression while in office, such as Moshe Sharett, Levi Eshkol, Ehud Barak and Ehud Olmert.

In the fall of 1989 I was the Jerusalem Post's diplomatic correspondent. I was summoned one day to the offices of Yehuda Levy, who had recently been installed as president and publisher of the newspaper by its new owners, the Canadian Hollinger company, owned by arch conservative Conrad Black and ...
And in 1992, anti-corruption demonstrations helped Yitzhak Rabin to beat Yitzhak Shamir. So what has changed? A number of Haaretz writers have weighed in. Yossi Klein cited Likud voters' need for “revenge” against the elites (Feb. 22). Daniel Blatman proposed “fear” as an explanation for the lack of ...
Yitzhak Shamir, Russian born former prime minister. Leader of LEHI, the so-called Stern Gang militia, was responsible, together with the Irgun, for the massacre of the entire Palestinian village of Deir Yassin on April 9th., 1948. Arial Sharon, born Scheinermann, former prime Minister, was defence minister ...
I have always admired the more modest Jewish leadership of the kind modeled by greats like David Ben-Gurion, Yitzhak Ben-Tzvi, Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Shamir. That said, flaws and all, Bibi Netanyahu, in his own right, is indeed one of the greats. Who can forget how he withstood the pressure from ...
It is true that it gave for the first time a genuine hope that peace was possible, even if Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir declared in the Spanish capital that we ...
Yair Shamir, the son of the late Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, who shares his father's hard-line views, once publicized a letter signed by ...
The Negev Development Authority operates under a law passed during Yitzhak Shamir's second government from 1986 to 1992. The agency ...
... of votes it drew away from Labor forced Peres into a power-sharing arrangement with the Likud, headed at the time by Yitzhak Shamir.
Similarly, Yitzhak Shamir was the leader of the Jewish paramilitary group Lehi, which conducted many attacks against the British during the ...
They were followed later by Yitzhak Shamir, born on October 22 and Benjamin Netanyahu on the 21st. Against all odds, that's five of a dozen ...
... of their collaboration was 1990's Foul Trick, which led to the collapse of the unity government headed by Likud Chairman Yitzhak Shamir.

... “a breakthrough is currently not feasible,” according to Dr. Sherman, a former ministerial adviser to Yitzhak Shamir's government, “since the ...
They met in London for clandestine negotiations — a path to peace ultimately nixed by then-prime minister Yitzhak Shamir—at the home of the ...
1988-1990 - Olmert is appointed Minister without Portfolio, responsible for minority affairs, by Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir. 1990-1992 ...
Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir's agreement in 1991 to attend a peace conference in Madrid was in direct response to pressure from Secretary ...
2014: US Secretary of State John Kerry says he will not shut the door on the possibility of working with Iran against a common enemy in the ...
There, Foreign Minister Yitzhak Shamir claimed that 2,000 armed “terrorists” remained in West Beirut. Defense Minister Ariel Sharon thereupon ...
... with King Hussein of Jordan in 1987 that would have included the Palestinians but was shot down by then-Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir.
It could be that the reaction of the granddaughter of P.M. Yitzhak Shamir was triggered not only by the content of the videos but also by the tone ...
A meeting between Foreign Minister Yitzhak Shamir and U.S. special envoy Morris Draper here yesterday failed to break the deadlock.
He said he telephoned Foreign Minister Yitzhak Shamir suggesting that he check the reports himself, to which Shamir replied, “I heard you,” ...
His father, President George H. W. Bush, had been very tough on Yitzhak Shamir's Likud government, withholding $10 billion in vital economic ...
It was not this limited during the days of Moshe Arens, Yitzhak Shamir and David Levy, in the 1980s and 1990s. For years, Netanyahu himself posed a leadership alternative to the late Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, offering a diplomatic and security ...
Reagan told Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir that he was in Germany with American troops in 1945 as they liberated two Nazi concentration camps exposing the horror of the Holocaust.
Reagan told Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir that he was in Germany with American troops in 1945 as they liberated two Nazi concentration camps exposing the horror of the Holocaust.
The late Yitzhak Shamir, a wily veteran of many a spat with his Arab neighbours, used the tactic when the late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein threatened to hit Israel with what he claimed were his chemical weapons during the 1991 Gulf War.
Stern and his successor, future Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, rejected collaboration with the British and claimed that only the defeat of the British Empire would lead to an independent Jewish State.
Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, said "If left to its own Israel will have no choice but to fall back on a riskier defense which will endanger itself and the world at large... To enable Israel to abstain from dependence on nuclear arms calls for $2 to 3 ...
Lieberman also weighed in on the proposed appointment of Shamir as IAI chairman. Shamir is a former agriculture minister and the son of late Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir. Lieberman called the delay in the appointment's approval "reckless" and an ...
FILE--Former Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir, shown in this May, 1991 file photo, a staunch opponent of land-for-peace agreements with the Arabs, announced ,Tuesday, Dec, 26, 1995 that he will not run for parliament in the 1996 general elections.
Kaufman protested at the entry to Britain in 1972 of Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin, co-plotter with Yitzhak Shamir in 1948 in the killing of 91 Arabs, Jews and British in the King David Hotel bombing.
In 1972, Kaufman protested against the entry to Britain of former Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin, who plotted alongside fellow Yitzhak Shamir in 1948 to bomb the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, killing 91 people. Shamir later became twice prime ...
... and anti-Zionists included - still exists but have retreated into relative obscurity in an era of the hegemonic Israeli Right, who gathered political capital during and in the aftermath of the first and second Intifadas, from Yitzhak Shamir to ...
... spree in the Occupied Territories. To its credit, this Likud leadership also brought about a peace agreement with Egypt. But Begin, who recognized his failures, soon retired, and Likud replaced him with extreme radicals - Yitzhak Shamir and Ariel ...
As secretary of state in the administration of George H.W. Bush, Baker clashed frequently over the settlement issue with the Israeli government then headed by the late Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir. He explained how in his opinion Trump could reach his ...
... uno stretto alleato di Israele come George Bush padre, assistito dal segretario di Stato James Baker, a conclusione della prima guerra del Golfo contro l'Iraq, impose al riluttante primo ministro israeliano, Yitzhak Shamir, la partecipazione alla ...
Other governments are noting May's problems and rethinking any plans for invitations. Is anybody keeping track of those sent to Trump, compared to Obama in 2009?
At that point Shimon was several months into his turn as prime minister under the rotation agreement he had made with Likud leader Yitzhak Shamir. Osama was the most trusted foreign policy voice in Egypt, and the purpose of his meeting with Shimon was ...
At that point Shimon was several months into his turn as prime minister under the rotation agreement he had made with Likud leader Yitzhak Shamir. Osama was the most trusted foreign policy voice in Egypt, and the purpose of his meeting with Shimon was ...
Maybe a movie about Deir Yassin, when Menachem Begin and Yitzhak Shamir, both later Israeli prime ministers, ordered the massacre of 100 civilians.
President George H.W. Bush had been working to keep Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir from retaliating for Iraqi Scud missile attacks aimed at drawing Israel into the fray.
Friedman should remember Yitzhak Shamir, the then time Premier Minister of Israel, saying after the so-called peace process broke out that Israel would have negotiated in Washington for another 25 years without reaching anything!
Bush juga menekankan tekadnya untuk melindungi Israel dari serangan lanjutan. Walau pun diminta menahan diri, Israel tentu tak berdiam diri.
The Israeli Prime Minister, Yitzhak Shamir, called an emergency meeting of the ministerial defence committee of senior ministers and military officers to decide Israel's response.


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