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After 37 years, missing IDF soldier Zachary Baumel returns home

Thirty seven years ago, in the summer of 1982, Israel went to war against the PLO in Lebanon in what was known as Operation Peace for Galilee (Milchemet Shlom Hagalil) and later known as the First Lebanon War. One of … Continue reading

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Body of missing IDF soldier Majdi Halabi found

In very sad news, it was announced today that the remains of IDF soldier Majdi Halabi who has been missing for 7 years, were found in a forest in northern Israel, not far from his home. The remains of IDF … Continue reading

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MIA for 30 years – the 3 missing IDF soldiers from Sultan Yacoub battle in Lebanon

Submerged in all the celebrations, ceremonies and media fanfare marking 45 years since Israel’s dramatic win in the 6-Day War of 1967, the 30th anniversary of the “Peace for Galilee” operation of 1982 has all but vanished. The reason for … Continue reading

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