Yoman Carmel Herzeliyya 576, 1970

5730 Jewish Year Summary

1970
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A summary of the Jewish year 5730: Apollo 11 lands on the moon, airplane hijacks and terrorist attacks (including the bombing of Swissair Flight 330), seventh Knesset elections, Israeli governments support of the Rogers Plan for peace between Israel and Arab countries - and Gahal party pulling out of the coalition as a result, refusnik Soviet Jews requests to immigrate to Israel declined, an increase in the defense budget, Israelis party and dance, international sailing competition in Israel, terrorist attacks in Israeli cities (including Avivim school bus bombing), Defense Minister Moshe Dayan talks about peace negotiations, the states borders, and his wishes for the next year.

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