1961 in Israel

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Events in the year 1961 in Israel.

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Adolf Eichmann inside his glass booth during his trial in Jerusalem, 29 May 1961 Adolf Eichmann takes notes during his trial USHMM 65268.jpg
Adolf Eichmann inside his glass booth during his trial in Jerusalem, 29 May 1961

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

The most prominent events related to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict which occurred during 1961 include:

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Notable Palestinian militant operations against Israeli targets

The most prominent Palestinian fedayeen terror attacks committed against Israelis during 1961 include:

Notable Israeli military operations against Palestinian militancy targets

The most prominent Israeli military counter-terrorism operations (military campaigns and military operations) carried out against Palestinian militants during 1961 include:

Notable births

Notable deaths

Major public holidays

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References

  1. "Yacht Tips, 40 Are Dead", Milwaukee Journal, 11 January 1961, p. 1
  2. "Missile Overview". Nuclear Threat Initiative. Archived from the original on 5 January 2008. Retrieved 18 December 2007.
  3. "July 1961". NASA. Archived from the original on 17 November 2007. Retrieved 18 December 2007.
  4. "EICHMANN SPEAKS— 'THEY ORDERED ME'", Miami News, 20 June 1961, p. 1
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  6. "July 1961". NASA. Retrieved 18 December 2007.'
  7. "Israel Joins Ranks, Fires Space Rocket", Miami News, 5 July 1961, p. 1
  8. Ahron Bregman, A History of Israel (Palgrave Macmillan, 2003) pp. 98–99
  9. "Knesset Elections Results – Fifth Knesset". Knesset.gov.il. 15 August 1961. Retrieved 6 August 2011.
  10. "Mr Ben-Gurion back but with fewer seats", The Guardian, 16 August 1981
  11. "Israel Installs Coalition Regime", The New York Times, 3 November 1961, p. 19
  12. Ian Black and Benny Morris, Israel's Secret Wars: A History of Israel's Intelligence Services (Grove Press, 1992) p. 180
  13. "Israel Town Created in Negev Area as First of Co-op Chain", Miami News, 2 December 1961, p6A