Attack - and Fallout: Israel and Iraq


Israel blasts Iraq's reactor and creates a global shock wave

Quietly, he made intricate arrangements for the meeting. By Sunday, June 7, his chief military attaché, Brigadier General Efraim Poran, had called all 14 members of the Israeli Cabinet, asking each if he could come to a special 5 p.m. session with Prime Minister Menachem Begin at his Jerusalem home on that day. Each man thought that he was the only one invited and that a private chat about politics and policy would follow. It was a privilege to accept, and they did, though a few of...

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