Wednesday, August 31, 2016 Av 27, 5776

By:
Ben Sales and Naomi Segal, JTA
A timeline of the late Israeli prime minister, from his birth in 1928 near Tel Aviv through his roles as both warrior and politician.
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By:
Yossi Beilin
Former Meretz leader Yossi Beilin explores, commends and questions the late Ariel Sharon's greatest political achievement: the evacuation of Israeli settlements from the Gaza Strip.
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JTA
Israeli and world leaders alike recalled the complexity of former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's duality as both a fierce fighter and a peacemaker during his funeral on Jan. 13.
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By:
Ron Kampeas, JTA
Sharon rose from the ashes of disgrace to claim the premiership before a stroke abruptly ended his political career.
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One of Israel’s legendary politicians and military leaders passed away eight years after a stroke left him comatose.
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