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  barak armored brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The symbol of the Barak Armored Brigade is a shield with a red border, blue and white background and a sword on it as show here [1].
During the 1948 Arab-Israeli war the brigade was known as the Carmeli Brigade because it was led by Moshe Carmel.
During the Sinai Campaign in 1956 the brigade was stationed along the Jordanian border, in case the Jordanians decided to open a second front, and was thus not involved in combat.
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 Barak Armored Brigade - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Barak Armored Brigade is today an Israeli tank brigade and one of the regular armored brigades of the Northern Command.
The symbol of the Barak Armored Brigade is a shield with a red border, blue and white background and a sword on it.
The brigade has a long history and was even a part of Israel's army before the state of Israel was declared.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Barak_Armored_Brigade   (350 words)

  
 Israel - 45th Brigade (Armored) - Barak   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
During the Sinai Campaign, the brigade was deployed on the Jordanian border, and therefore did not have an active role in the combat.
The Barak brigade was responsible for the Southern Golan Heights sector.
The brigade fought in the Beirut sector, and participated in the capture of the airport.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/israel/45th_brigade_barak.htm   (547 words)

  
 Barak Brigade
The Barak Brigade is one of the regular armored brigades of the Northern Command.
The brigade received a new designation – the 45th Armored Brigade - and was composed of one tank battalion, two armored infantry battalions, reconnaissance unit and a mortar battalion.
The Barak brigade continued its fighting in the area of the airport and the southern suburbs of west Beirut, until the terrorists left Beirut on August 31st.
www.tanksim.com /topic11.htm   (3925 words)

  
 Barak, Ehud - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Barak, Ehud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In May 1996, Barak was elected to the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, and was a member of the defence and foreign affairs committee.
Barak was born at Kibbutz Mishmar HaSharon, of Polish-Lithuanian descent, his parents having been pioneer immigrants to Israel in the 1930s.
Barak was also a key architect of the 1976 Operation Entebbe for the rescue of passengers on the Air France aircraft hijacked by terrorists and forced to land at Entebbe airport in Uganda.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Barak%2c+Ehud   (490 words)

  
 Barak Armored Brigade -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Barak Armored Brigade is today an Israeli tank brigade and one of the regular armored brigades of the (Click link for more info and facts about Northern Command) Northern Command.
The brigade has a long history and was even a part of Israel's army before the state of (Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine) Israel was declared.
It was an (An army unit consisting of soldiers who fight on foot) infantry brigade which fought in the northern part of (A British mandate on the east coast of the Mediterranean; divided between Jordan and Israel in 1948) Palestine.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/ba/barak_armored_brigade.htm   (494 words)

  
 Barak Armored Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The symbol of the Barak Armored Brigade is ashield with a red border, blue and white background and a sword on it as show here [1].
During the 1948 Arab-Israeli war the brigade was knownas the Carmeli Brigade because it was led by Moshe Carmel.
During the Sinai Campaign in 1956 the brigade was stationed alongthe Jordanian border, in case the Jordanians decided to open a second front, and was thus not involved in combat.
www.therfcc.org /barak-armored-brigade-150414.html   (318 words)

  
 Ehud Barak - English
Barak was later promoted to the rank of major-general and appointed head of the Planning Division of the General Staff.
Barak's appointment as head of the Intelligence Branch came in April 1983, and his appointment as head of the Central Command came in 1986.
In the negotiations with the Syrians, Barak was prepared to withdraw from the Golan Heights to an international border, but not the one of June 4, 1967 when the Syrians were sitting on the shores of Lake Kinneret.
www.ehudbarak.info /English.htm   (1026 words)

  
 Yom Kippur War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
During the war, the Barak Armored Brigade played an important role defending Israel's borders against the Syrian attack in the southern Golan Heights.
To the south, however, the "Barak" brigade, bereft of any natural defenses, was badly mauled, and its commander Colonel Shoham killed as the Syrians pushed inwards towards the Sea of Galilee.
The Israeli counter-attacks in air and on land were unsuccessful due to the new anti-tank and anti-aircraft missiles used effectively by the Arabs.
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 Encyclopedia: Paratroopers Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The brigade was created at the mid 1950's when the contraversial deep commando Unit 101 was merged with Battalion 890 in order to form an elite infantry brigade.
The Paratroopers were the ones to capture the Wailing Wall and the Temple Mount - a moment that is considered as "historic" and the "highlight of this war" by the majority of the Israeli public, mainly due to the sacredness of these places to the Jewish people.
The IDF has three reservist Paratrooper brigades at any given time, consisting of personnel who served their mandatory service in the brigade, mostly in their 20's (aside from officers).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Paratroopers-Brigade   (983 words)

  
 Confederation of Palestine Defence Forces: 2300AD
Commando Brigade:  A Middle-Eastern style commando organization, the 398th is organized as a conventional motorized infantry brigade, but trained to extremely high standards and intended mainly to serve as the CDF's elite fire brigade in restricted or built up terrain, both on the offense and defense.
The brigade trains for airmobile deployment of assets, though primary mobility is via its own vehicles, and there is a great deal of rivalry between the 301st and 398th Brigades.
Armored divisions are built around the modern and capable Mk.6 tracked multi-purpose armored fighting vehicle, a Turkish design capable of various modular configurations, including a main battle tank, infantry combat vehicle, etc.   The divisions are optimized to operate in the rough and/or urbanized terrain that characterizes most of the Confederation.
www.users.globalnet.co.uk /~dheb/2300/ME/CP/CPDF2.htm   (6308 words)

  
 Barak Armored Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The symbol of the Barak Armored is a shield with a red border and white background and a sword on as show here [1] (http://www.idf.il/Images/hativa.gif).
The brigade has a long history was even a part of Israel's army the state of Israel was declared.
During the Sinai Campaign in 1956 the brigade was stationed the Jordanian border in case the Jordanians to open a second front and was not involved in combat.
www.freeglossary.com /Barak_Armored_Brigade   (612 words)

  
 Las Vegas SUN: Barak lauds Bush's 'willingness to act'
Barak, Israel's most decorated soldier and at one time head of its intelligence services, said the fact that weapons of mass destruction have not yet been found in Iraq does not mean there was no justification for last year's United States-led invasion of Iraq.
Barak said it is not uncommon for intelligence information to be innocently misinterpreted when it is passed from one country to another.
Barak said he made the same recommendations in 2000 after he met at Camp David with then-President Bill Clinton in what turned out to be an unsuccessful attempt to achieve peace with the Palestinians.
www.lasvegassun.com /sunbin/stories/sun/2004/feb/09/516321941.html   (2036 words)

  
 Jewish Post of New York Online - News - A New Era in Israel’s Political Future   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Barak joined the Israel Defense Forces in 1959, and served as a soldier and commander of an elite unit, and in various other command positions including Tank Brigade Commander and Armored Division Commander, and General Staff positions, including Head of the IDF Intelligence Branch.
Barak was appointed Head of the Intelligence Branch at the IDF General Headquarters.
In April 1991, Barak assumed the post of the 14th Chief of the General Staff and was promoted to the rank of Lt. General, the highest in the Israeli military.
www.jewishpost.com /jp0506/jpn0506b.htm   (1021 words)

  
 4Reference || Barak Armored Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The symbol of the Barak Armored Brigade is a shield with a red border, blue and white background and a sword on it as show here http://www.idf.il/Images/hativa.gif.
In recent years the brigade has changed from the Centurion tank (picture: http://www.israeli-weapons.com/weapons/vehicles/tanks/shot/centurion1.jpg) to the Merkava Main 3 battle tank (picture: http://merkava.defense-update.com/merkava-top.jpg).
After Israel Defence Forces was created the Carmeli Brigade became the 18th Brigade.
www.4reference.net /encyclopedias/wikipedia/Barak_Armored_Brigade.html   (324 words)

  
 Engology,Engineer Ehud Barak,Former Prime Minister of Israel
Ehud Barak was born in 1942 in Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon.
In April 1983, Maj.Gen. Barak was appointed Head of the Intelligence Branch at the IDF General Headquarters.
In April 1991, he assumed the post of the 14th Chief of the General Staff and was promoted to the rank of Lt. General, the highest in the Israeli military.
www.engology.com /eng5barak.htm   (400 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Barak Armored Brigade   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Operation Hiram was a military operation conducted by the Israel Defence Force (IDF) during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War It was led by Moshe Carmel and aimed at capturing the entire Galilee region for Israel.
The Suez Crisis, also known as the Suez War, Suez Campaign or Kadesh Operation was a war fought on Egyptian territory in 1956.
Operation Dekel (palm tree) was the largest offensive in the north of Palestine during the first and second truce of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Barak-Armored-Brigade   (1006 words)

  
 Israel Defense Forces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Most of the technologies are produced by the Israeli security industries including the IMI, Elbit, El-Op and the IAI.
Israel's military technology is most famous for its guns, armored vehicle (tanks, tank-converted APCs, armoured bulldozers etc) and rocketery (missiles and rockets).
Barak Zoher - advance tank firing system, installed on Merkava tanks
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 Combined Arms in battle since 1939
As the 1st Parachute Brigade advanced with three battalions abreast-the 1st Parachute Battalion in the north, 3d Parachute Battalion in the center, and 2d Parachute Battalion along the river road-the 1st Airborne Reconnaissance Squadron, with its gun jeeps, raced ahead on the direct route toward Arnhem.
The Barak Armored Brigade manned the southern portion of the Purple Line from Rafid to Kuneitra, while the 7th Armored Brigade occupied that part of the line north of Kuneitra to the slopes of Mount Hermon.
One was to reinforce the forward armored brigade while the second prepared to counterattack the Egyptian main effort.
www.cgsc.army.mil /carl/resources/csi/Spiller/Spiller.asp   (19182 words)

  
 Loyalty to the "Good Ol' Boys"
This PR job was consciously undertaken to groom the unit's commanders for the command of the army and the leadership of the State.
In this regard, Ehud Barak is the 'Yitzhak Rabin of the GSRC'.
Between the paratroop brigade and the GSRC there was cross-fertilization: The first officers of the GSRC, Dov Tamari and Uzi Yairi, and later on Matan Vilnai, came from the paratroopers.
www.gamla.org.il /english/article/2001/june/urim.htm   (3009 words)

  
 Israel Defence Forces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It was formed following the founding of Israel in 1948 to "defend the existence, territorial integrity and sovereignty of the state of Israel" and "to protect the inhabitants of Israel and to combat all forms of terrorism which threaten the daily life".
The predecessors to the IDF were the Haganah (in particular, its operative detachmen, the Palmach) and the British armed forces, in particular the Jewish Brigade that fought during World War II.
Such tactics are deemed necessary because Palestinian organizations (Hamas, Islamic Jihad and the Al-Aqsa Martyrs' Brigades) hide among the civilian population in order to deter the IDF from attacking them.
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 physics - Yom Kippur War
The Egyptian and Syrian air forces together with their air defences shot down 114 Israeli warplanes during the conflict for the loss of an estimated 442 of their own, including dozens which were accidentally shot down by their own surface-to-air missile batteries.
By October 11, under the command of armor General Moshe Peled, the Syrians were pushed back beyond the 1967 frontier.
Meanwhile, the Golani Brigade recaptured the outpost on Mount Hermon and an Israeli D9 bulldozer with Israeli infantry breached a way to the peak, preventing it from falling into Syrian hands after the war.
www.physicsdaily.com /physics/Yom_Kippur_War   (2121 words)

  
 Jonathan Netanyahu biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Volunteered to serve as armor commander after the war due to heavy casulties in the Israeli Armored Corps.
Commanded Barak Armored Brigade and turned it into the leading unit in the Golan Heights.
June, 1975: left the Armored Corps and returned to Sayeret Matkal.
jonathan-netanyahu.biography.ms   (736 words)

  
 BARAK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Search the BARAK Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the BARAK Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named BARAK at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/B/BARAK.htm   (73 words)

  
 Yom Kippur War biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
For Egypt, the capture of Col. Assaf Yagouri, commander of the Israeli 190th Armoured Brigade, was one of the most successful operations of the war.
One of its chief effects was to lift the morale of the armed forces and the Egyptian people.
On that day the newspapers were filled with reports of the intense battles that had been waged against Israel's counter-attacks in the Sinai.
yom-kippur-war.biography.ms   (2569 words)

  
 Shechem/Tomb of Joseph
Two or three armored personnel carriers were sent into Shechem to save the soldiers trapped in the building of Joseph's Tomb.
The night before Prime Minister Ehud Barak was to leave for Camp David, he sent a special emissary to the two chief rabbis, Yisrael Lau and Eliahu Bakshi-Doron.
Prime Minister Ehud Barak issued a statement this morning, offering his sympathies for the deaths, and expressing understanding for "the deep mourning of the families who lost their sons in the incident." He said that "despite the high price, Israel will continue to fight terrorism with all its strength.
www.philologos.org /bpr/files/s020.htm   (11330 words)

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