Agranat Commission of Inquiry Interim Report (April ) il/news/politics/ Chapter 1: Preface. 1. Israel finally releases the late prime minister’s testimony before the Agranat in advance but did not properly pass information along, declassified report says. The Agranat Commission’s reports were ferociously debated on the front pages of newspapers, on radio and television, by every cab driver and shopkeeper.

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But the air force did not take into account that Egyptian aircraft were now kept safely in underground bunkers agraant than in above ground hangars or deployed in the open. Bomb in a book was opened by a different top Iraqi official, killing him, Israel TV documentary reveals; agents also sent bomb that injured top Nazi Alois Brunner in Damascus. She said Chief of Staff David Elazar said that either way they’ll say about Israel repot it’s being aggressive if it calls up reservists, “so there was know difference between calling up 70 thousand, or thousand, if they’re going to say we started the war.

It is not clear if he was duped by Egypt or acted as a double agent. And it’s a good thing he did. The Agranat Commission’s reports were ferociously debated on the front pages of newspapers, on radio and television, by every cab driver and shopkeeper across the country. History in the Public Courtroom: Later critics argued that the Cabinet’s authority stemmed from the IDF Orderwhich authorised the Minister of Defence to set up the army.

More, read chapter 13 in the book “War and the Agranat Commission “. The mobile Sam 6 missiles in particular provided an anti-aircraft umbrella to the depth required for a 12 KM advance, and that was all the Egyptians intended to do.


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The Commission itself suppressed thousands of pages of protocols and additional source material about the war for a period of thirty years. The assessment is that it was information that Jordan ‘s King Hussein gave Meir during their meeting a day earlier, a meeting about Syria and Egypt’s intent to start war. The Agranat Commission was founded according to a decision of the atranat made on November 18,as soon as the separation of forces agreement with Egypt was signed.

However, he was certainly not more guilty rport Moshe Dayan.

Assaf Yagoury the most famous Israeli captive. The findings of the Agranat Commission have been the focus of sharp debate among the Israeli public up until today. The third assumption was agraat in an overall war, the Arabs would be quickly defeated. In Arabic there are several letters that have similar sounds.

Meir said in her testimony that at the airport she received another report about the Syrian army bolstering forces and beginning of a military drill in Egypt. The Chief of Staff was now a regular attender of cabinet meetings. It has not functioned properly however.

In Hebrew, a chaf can never occur at the beginning of a word. Had the Israeli crossing agranah the canal realized the military objective of Israel?

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Meir said the chief of staff insisted on an agranta drafting, since by the time the forces moved into action there’d be at agranaat a day. The commission’s report was published in three parts. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Golda Meir was directly responsible for failure to issue an order for general call up of reserves on the morning of Yom Kippur. There is no doubt that Elazar should have been more aware of the state of the warehouses and military equipment, as well as the problem of one-sided intelligence gathering.

The Agranat Commission evaded a discussion of the ministerial authority that is, their responsibilities as ministers in the government, rather than their responsibility to the particular portfolio they held, and put the entire blame for the failure on the military level.


Publication of the report led to the resignation of Zeira from the army. Despite the severe oversight, Meir supported Aman in her testimony. Aircraft were configured and reconfigured for each type of attack – an operation that took hours. Though they had the ability to launch a limited war, they knew perfectly well that Israel would not feel itself bound by the rules of that game, and a limited war would quickly escalate into a general one.

Meir had no combat experience or understanding of military strategy. The part of the testimony regarding the Intel the prime minister received on the eve of her trip to Strasbourg on Rosh Hashana was censored in the protocols, which were revealed to the public by the IDF Archives. Retrieved agrnat ” https: Haganah and Hagana are alternative acceptable transliterations. Particular criticism relates to its exoneration of the country’s political leadership, especially Defense Minister Dayan.

The commission in meetings, heard ninety witnesses and got written testimony from additional army personnel. The Committee sat for sessions, during which they listened to the testimony of 58 witnesses. An Anatomy of the State.

It just became zgranat. This page was last edited on 22 Decemberat Why Egypt not did extend its attack to the passes? Forty two pages were made public, agranaat remainder being classified.