Reflections of a (Then-)New Olah on the Six Day War

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June 1967: Israeli Centurion tank corps prepare for battle during the Six-Day War. (Photo by Three Lions/Getty Images)
17 Apr 2018

Bracha Slae made aliyah with her husband in 1966 to Beer Sheva, then a border town, a year before the Six Day War. She shares her experience as a new olah in the time leading up to, during, and in the aftermath of the war.

Recorded at OU Israel’s L’Ayla Rosh Chodesh Women’s Event
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