Each time heard an airplane in Siberian skies, I thought about Israeli airplanes and I remembered Entebbe. And I knew that a day will come when an Israeli airplane will come to take me out of prison. And this day came.
נתן שרנסקי #wedding
Night of the Bridges was a Haganah operation on the night of the 16th to the 17th of June 1946 during the period of the British Mandate. The operation came in response to a British decision to retract from its promise to enable 100 thousand Jews to return to their homeland.
Its aim was to destroy eight bridges linking Mandatory Palestine to the neighboring countries Lebanon, Syria, Jordan and Egypt, in order to suspend the transportation routes used by the British Army. Only