A national celebration, a personal tragedy || Yoni Netanyahu wasn't the only one who died at Entebbe. Why have we forgotten the others?
The operation was a success – but three of the 105 Israeli hostages who were hijacked to Uganda in 1976 died while it was carried out. A new film looks at the silence that enveloped the family of one of them for more than 35 years.
Robert Maimoni watched the excited, jubilant crowd on the tarmac at Ben-Gurion International Airport. His lucidity had been somewhat blunted by the sedative he had been injected with a few minutes earlier; nonetheless, despite the drug-induced fog, Maimouni managed to painfully whisper to his wife Lola and his daughter Martine a sentence that he would constantly repeat for the rest of his life: “They are...
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