• June 21, 2019

Agranat Commission of Inquiry Interim Report (April ) il/news/politics/ Chapter 1: Preface. 1. Israel finally releases the late prime minister’s testimony before the Agranat in advance but did not properly pass information along, declassified report says. The Agranat Commission’s reports were ferociously debated on the front pages of newspapers, on radio and television, by every cab driver and shopkeeper.

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Though they had the ability to launch a limited war, they knew perfectly well that Israel would not feel itself bound by the rules of that game, and a limited war would quickly escalate into a general one.

Agranat Commission

An Anatomy of the State. This was a critical error that was responsible for the loss of many lives. The Commission issued the interim report. The Agranat Commission determined that the head of AMAN military intelligence had the major, direct and personal responsibility for the intelligence failures.


The state is the supreme thing. Thames and Hudson, The report was published at various levels of secrecy and only a part of it was made public.

Evidently, he had asked for a general call up of reserves on the morning of Yom Kippur and was refused.

Quoting from the Agranat report in translation: The Agranat Commission Hebrew: Further criticism responds to the Commission’s recommendations, stemming from re;ort failure of military intelligence to assess the Arab states’ intent, that the IDF should not consider the intentions of hostile states, but rather their capacity for war. What is Barlev Line? Egypt before the war The War.


Agranat Commission

Meir replied, “According to Aman reports, the Syrians thought Israel was purposefully provoking them to drag them into a war. Add to this the various accounts that were reoort in Arab countries, arganat the constant reinterpretation that is demanded by the perspective of time, the confusion caused by the clouding of memories and deaths of some of the protagonists. The general killed slowly by the Yom Kippur War. Likuda new political party, won 39 seats in the Knesset.

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Inthis special committee, agfanat by Chairman Justice Yitzhak Engelhard, has gradually approved the publication of about fifty testimonies, which have attracted substantial public interest. This edition of the report omitted forty-eight pages that dealt exclusively with intelligence affairs.

As Israel marks 40 years since its traumatic war, all eyes are on Syria and its chemical weapons. The Agranat commission determined with regard to her that “The activity of the Prime Minister during the critical days preceding the war bears witness to an approach that is suitable to the heavy responsibility laid on her The Agranat Commission rationalized its decision as follows: Yaron Druckman contributed to this report.

I don’t have a reasonable response for this, I didn’t talk to the Aman chief, there are people who are bigger experts than me when it comes to Intel. This report caused public uproar and unhappiness in the army.

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Many of the conclusions and hearings of the Agranat Commission were not fully declassified for many years, and perhaps some are still classified. Many years later, a National Security Erport was created to implement one of the Commission’s recommendations. Meir said the chief of staff insisted on an early drafting, since by the time the forces moved into action there’d be at least a day.


On July 10,a second interim report was issued. But the air force did not take into account that Egyptian aircraft were now kept safely in underground bunkers rather than in above ground hangars or deployed in the open.

He became the target of one of the most acrimonious and caustic torrents of criticism the country has ever known. A professor of law, Eeport Lahav has published nearly 50 journal articles and books, including the critically acclaimed Judgment in Jerusalem: I can understand that there are sources you really have to preserve, but sometimes we were over guarded, like in this matter.

In practice, the controversy about the report’s absence of criticism of Moshe Dayan led to a strengthening of the Chief of Staff’s position since he could argue that if the Chief of Staff had sole responsibility, it must be the Chief of Staff’s decision.