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Golan Heights

before the outbreak of hostilities, Meir met with Minister of Defense Moshe Dayan and general David Elazar. While Dayan continued to argue that war was unlikely and thus was in favor of calling up the air force and only two divisions, Elazar advocated launching a full-scale pre-emptive strike on Syrian forces. Interview with Abraham Rabinovich: The Yom Kippur War as a Turning Point History News Network On June 5, the Six-Day


Angola

in Vietnam, Algeria, and Angola, the Weathermen believed they were on the winning side of history — creating new communities free from capitalist exploitation and embracing the Che Guevara prediction that numerous Vietnam-type conflicts would topple the American regime." Ron Briley, ''History News Network'' Bringing the War Home: The Weather Underground at Forty by Ron Briley, ''History News Network'', July 20, 2009<


NKVD

over war crimes publisher History News Network date September 12, 2007 accessdate September 11, 2011 Nevertheless, Lithuanian prosecutor Rimvydas Valentukevicius told AFP, based on materials made available by the Lithuanian Genocide and Resistance Research Center: "We have many documents, which allow us to think that Arad participated in criminal activities." It should be noted, however, that at that time Arad was 18 years old


Omaha, Nebraska

" Graves, G.J., Strobridge, E.T., & Sweet, C.N.''The Sins of Stephen E. Ambrose'' The Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum (CPRR.org), December 19, 2000 Stobridge E. (2002). Stephen Ambrose: Off the Rails. ''History News Network''. Reception The Storz Mansion (Gottlieb Storz House) in Omaha, Nebraska


Vietnam

." Ron Briley, ''History News Network'' Bringing the War Home: The Weather Underground at Forty by Ron Briley, ''History News Network'', July 20, 2009 In 2003 interviews with Weather Underground members stated that they wanted to convince the American public that the United States was truly responsible for the calamity in Vietnam. The group began striking at night


Iraq

War II . He has debated this view with Philosophy Professor Irfan Khawaja via the History News Network. A Response to Daniel Pipes. By Irfan Khawaja. praxeology.net Published May 29, 2003. On January 29, 2006, Woodruff and his cameraman, Doug Vogt, were injured by a road-side bomb while riding in an Iraqi military convoy. Both underwent surgery at a U.S. military hospital in Balad (fifty

the Demand?'' "; ''History News Network'' (December 1, 2003), Retrieved December 4, 2006. There are so many in surplus that combat units in Iraq and Afghanistan are able to keep Purple Hearts on-hand for immediate award to soldiers wounded on the field. Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia


Israel

largest Jewish population in the world, after Israel and the United States. France was initially a very strong supporter of Israel, voting for its formation and becoming its main ally and primary supplier of military hardware between 1948 and 1967. After the Suez Crisis

the Apartheid (w:Apartheid) label tries to ostracize Israel by misrepresenting some of the difficult decisions Israel has felt forced to make in fighting Palestinian terror.--Gil Troy (w:Gil Troy) Gil Troy (w:Gil Troy), "On Jimmy Carter's False Apartheid Analogy," ''History News Network'' December 18, 2006, accessed January 4, 2007. * Carter distorts the truth...is too rigid and inflexible


Turkey

: hnn.us articles 43861.html Genocide Deniers . ''History News Network''. October 10, 2007. Kifner, John. " Armenian Genocide of 1915: An Overview." ''The New York Times''. According to Kemal Çiçek, the head of the Armenian Research Group at the Turkish Historical Society, in Turkey there is no official thesis on the Armenian issue.


Soviet Union

of 1982 doctoral dissertation of Mahmoud Abbas, a co-founder of Fatah and president of the Palestinian National Authority, who earned his PhD in history at the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, with Yevgeny Primakov as thesis advisor, was "The Secret Connection between the Nazis and the Leaders of the Zionist Movement". Was Abu Mazen a Holocaust Denier? By Brynn Malone (History News Network

the Soviets, although he hoped he would never feel forced to use them. American chagrin at the Soviets' 1957 surprise launch of (Sputnik crisis) Sputnik, the first artificial satellite, led to many strategic initiatives, including


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