Grave of Israeli Defense Icon Moshe Dayan Desecrated on Anniversary of His Death

Two days after memorial service, graffiti on former IDF chief’s grave read ‘minister of failure.’

Unidentified suspects vandalized the grave of former IDF Chief of Staff and Defense Minister Moshe Dayan overnight Tuesday, at a cemetery in Nahalal, in northern Israel. Graffiti at the site read “minister of failure,” and signed “the fallen.”

Tuesday marks the 31st anniversary of Dayan’s death. Dayan served as defense minister during the Yom Kippur War in 1973. Two days ago, a memorial...