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Jeff Jacoby

Has Israel lost the spirit of '76?

By Jeff Jacoby
Globe Columnist / July 2, 2006

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THIRTY YEARS AGO this week, on July 4, 1976, Israel carried out one of the most spectacular rescue missions in history -- the raid on Entebbe airport in Uganda that freed more than 100 Jewish hostages being held by Arab and German terrorists. A team of commandos led by Yonatan Netanyahu secretly flew more than 2,000 miles, landing at Entebbe ... (Full article: 800 words)

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