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Mossad, Military Intel briefed king during Yom Kippur War
Tuesday September 10, 2013
Sticking to Agent Babel (Nasser's son-in-law Ashraf Marwan) is the most appropriate explanation I can come up with for the failure of Israeli deterrence before the Yom Kippur War.
Brig. Gen. (res.) Aharon Levran
King Hussein of Jordan | Photo credit: AP
The surprise that shocked Israel and which started the Yom Kippur War is widely believed among Israelis to have been the result of an intelligence failure.