1991
18 January 1991 : "Viper Snake"
The First Gulf War started as the United States commences bombing of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad.
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01 April 1991 : Ehud Barak is appointed the 14th Chief of General Staff
01 April 1991 : Ehud Barak is appointed the 14th Chief of General Staff
Ehud Barak was born in Kibbutz Mishmar Hasharon in 1942. He enlisted into the IDF in 1959, and served as a soldier and a commander in a select unit. During the Six Day War (1967), he served as a Commando Unit Officer,
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25 May 1991 : Operation "Shlomo" Begins
14,400 Ethiopian Jews are brought to Israel in a special aerial operation led by the Deputy Chief of Staff Amnon Lipkin Shahak. In early 1991 the rule of Mangisto Hayela Marim was facing rebelling forces that were approaching the capital of Ethiopia,
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28 February 1991 : The Gulf War ends
The president of the United States announces the end of the war, and flight companies Olympic, Air France, Swiss Air, and Lufthansa announce new flights to Israel.
28 August 1991 : The Gulf War ends
The president of the United States announces the end of the war, and flight companies Olympic, Air France, Swiss Air, and Lufthansa announce new flights to Israel.
21 January 1991 : Three "Gal" submarines are upgraded with new technology
Gal submarines are submarines of the next generation. The submarine is a unique structure intended for missions. It is part of a fighting unit which carries with it complicated and sophisticated weapons systems
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