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In July 1976, Israel successfully executed the bold Entebbe rescue mission, codenamed “Operation Thunderbolt,” flying thousands of miles over enemy territory to rescue Jewish hostages being held by terrorists in Uganda. Join IDF Commander Sassy Reuven for a first-hand account of how the miraculous operation unfolded.

Inside Operation Entebbe

Inside Operation Entebbe

The greatest hostage rescue in history

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Inside Operation Entebbe: The greatest hostage rescue in history

In July 1976, Israel successfully executed the bold Entebbe rescue mission, codenamed “Operation Thunderbolt,” flying thousands of miles over enemy territory to rescue Jewish hostages being held by terrorists in Uganda. Join IDF Commander Sassy Reuven for a first-hand account of how the miraculous operation unfolded.
Entebbe Rescue , Israel Defense Force
Sassy Reuven is a veteran of the Israel Defense Force. During the terror-filled years of 1973-1976, Sassy served in the IDF’s elite “Red Beret” paratrooper unit. He participated in several covert operations in Israel’s mighty struggle against Arab terrorism.
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Mel v Emmenes Cape Town, Western Cape via theshul.co.za December 16, 2016

Thank You Thank you for sharing! Truly inspirational! Proud to be Jewish!
And even prouder to be a member of Chabad West Coast! Reply

Chava Mishulovin Los Angeles July 12, 2016

Thank you Chabad.org for sharing this with us. Reply

Alexander NYC July 6, 2016

No words, Hashem Hu Haelokim!! Details with a soul! Never heard soo much information about this amazing miracle. Every word which came from your mouth was with Feeling!

Thank you so so much, yes the world must say that.
Your are a real Jew, caring and loving.
PS you make me smile, I like the Kippa! Reply

Ariel A. Santiago de Cali July 3, 2016

Entebbe ............ B"H
Thank you very much Sassy Reuven for telling me this victory from The LORD ALMIGHTY for the People of ISRAEL .
AM YISRAEL HAI .... !!!!!!!!!! Reply

David Jacobs Skokie May 3, 2016

Libya I'm curious why Libya & Khadafi refused the terrorists...other than giving the 4hrs of fuel? Reply

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