Col Netanyahu's raid on Entebbe deflated Idi Amin. If the hostage taking had been successful US would probably have to enter Uganda. Ten yrs excersion into countries profitable to arms dealers. Col Netanhayu eliminated possibility Uganda. Could Col have planned op without Israel gov't knowledge? US? If so he may have suspected his life in danger-he was capable of throwing monkey wrench into nefarius plans.
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from the article: The politicians were to blame for the Yom Kippur War, not the generals