Tagged: Prime Minister of Israel

Israeli Elections 2006

March 28, 2006 – Israel Heads To The Polls

March 28, 2006 – Israeli Elections – Special Report from Kol Israel Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 28, 2006 – A busy day in Middle-East politics. Israel held its legislative elections amid concerns over the health of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, who had suffered a debilitating stroke...

Colin Powell - ending months of speculation

November 8, 1995 – Colin Powell Declines – Investigations In The Rabin Assassination –

November 8, 1995 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 8, 1995 – ending months of speculation over whether he would seek the White House or not, Gen. Colin Powell laid all speculation to rest by responding to repeated questions about a run for the...

Gold Traders - 1979

September 21, 1979 – All That’s Crazy Is Gold

September 21, 1979 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 21, 1979 was another insane day, if you were in the Gold Market. Prices were on a roller coaster ride all week and then slumped in Europe earlier this day, after reaching record highs earlier...

Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin - 1995

Senseless Act – The Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin November 4, 1995

– Ytzhak Rabin Assassination Reports and Pres. Clinton Statement – November 4, 1995 – NPR – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Editors Note: As a reminder that words, no matter how seemingly innocent or misconstrued, can have devastating effects on those who are susceptible, those who are unbalanced, and those...

Leaving Cambodia – June 29, 1970

Leaving Cambodia – June 29, 1970

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Nightly News – June 29, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1970 had a lot to do with the promised withdrawal from Cambodia, two months after invading and setting off a...

Scandals And Peace Talks – April 16, 1997

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NPR News – All Things Considered – April 16, 1997 – National Public Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection An alternately scandalous and hopeful day, this April 16th in 1997. Starting with news that Republican Congressman Dan Burton, Chairman of the...

Sharon Takes The Rap – February 8, 1983

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Feb. 8, 1983 At the end of a week of heated debate, on this February 8th in 1983, it was determined by an Israeli government commission that Defense Minister Ariel Sharon and others in the Israeli cabinet were guilty of...