Timeline of Israeli-Palestinian/Arab relations

Key moments in the Israeli-Palestinian/Arab relationship.

Yom Kippur War

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Oct. 6, 1973

Yom Kippur War

Israeli soldiers plug their ears as they fire shells from a French-made 155mm Howitzer gun at the Syrian lines on the Syrian Golan Heights, two weeks after the beginning of the Yom Kippur War, when Egyptian and Syrian forces launced a surprise attack against Israel. The war ended with a cease-fire on Oct. 25. (Oct. 17, 1973).

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