The ORIGINS OF NETANYAHU: Operation THUNDERBOLT

Living Through History

Dec 11 2023 • 17 mins

At the origins of Benjamin Netanyahu's political and personal parable there is a historical fact that hit his family hard. At the beginning of the summer of 1976, the hijacking of an Air France flight in Entebbe ended with the spectacular liberation of the hostages at the cost of the death of a very special member of the Israeli commando. That Ugandan night had repercussions both on African history and on the personal story of the future prime minister of Israel.

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