Aharon Yariv

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Person.png Aharon Yariv  Rdf-icon.png
(soldier)
Born20 December 1920
Moscow, Soviet Union
Died1994-05-07 (Age 73)
PartyAlignment

Career

Yariv served in the Israel Defense Forces as a field officer. Later he served as the Israeli military attaché to Washington. From 1964 to 1972, he was head of Aman, the IDF's military intelligence. After the Munich Massacre in 1972, he became Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir's advisor on counterterrorism and directed Operation Wrath of God.

War On Terror

Aharon Yariv spoke at the 1979 Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism, on "Arab State Support for Terrorism".

20 December 1920|7 May 1994| 

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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