Menachem Begin

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In 1978
BornMenachem Begin
16 August 1913
Brest, Russian Empire, Brest
Died9 March 1992 (Age 78)
Tel Aviv, Israel
Alma materUniversity of Warsaw
ReligionJudaism
Children • Ze'ev Binyamin
• Hasia Leah
SpouseAliza Arnold
Founder ofLikud
PartyHerut,  Likud

Employment.png Prime Minister of Israel Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
21 June 1977 - 10 October 1983
Preceded byShimon Peres
Succeeded byYitzhak Shamir

Employment.png Minister of Defense

In office
28 May 1980 - 5 August 1981
Preceded byEzer Weizman
Succeeded byAriel Sharon

Employment.png Minister of Defense

In office
14 February 1983 - 23 February 1983
Preceded byAriel Sharon

“In June 1967, we again had a choice. The Egyptian Army concentrations in the Sinai approaches do not prove that Nasser was really about to attack us. We must be honest with ourselves. We decided to attack him.”
Menachem Begin (August 1982)  [1]

1979 Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism

Full article: Rated 3/5 Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism

Menachem Begin spoke at the 1979 Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism on "Freedom Fighters and Terrorists".

16 August 1913|9 March 1992| 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)Description
Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism2 July 19795 July 1979Israel
Jerusalem
The birthplace of the "War on Terror" doctrine.


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