The Flag of Israel Will Yet Fly Over Gaza

Newspaper: Jewish Herald
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25 In oct 1966
Political Parties - Achdut Ha'avoda, Mapai. Security - Army, Fundamentals of Israeli Security, Sinai Campaign. Individuals - David Ben-Gurion. States - Egypt. Greater Land of Israel - Greater Israel, Settlements, Sinai Peninsula. Foreign Policy - UN
Begin recalls Ben Gurion's declaration of the abandonment of El Arish and criticizes him for doing the same with Gaza. Begin stresses the importance of Gaza to the security of Israel. He encourages the settlers of the Negev not to abandon their kibbutzim and moshavim and gives hope to the soldiers that fought for the liberation of Gaza that "Gaza was, and Gaza will be, a liberated Hebrew town."