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October 28, 1988 | DAN FISHER, Times Staff Writer
Former Israeli Defense Minister Ariel Sharon was involved in an ill-starred 1982 plot to overthrow Iran's Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini that also involved several people who would emerge three years later as key figures in the Iran-Contra arms-for-hostages affair, according to a book scheduled to be published next week. The previously secret plan had the approval of the late CIA Director William J.
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October 28, 1988 | DAN FISHER, Times Staff Writer
Former Israeli Defense Minister Ariel Sharon was involved in an ill-starred 1982 plot to overthrow Iran's Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini that also involved several people who would emerge three years later as key figures in the Iran-Contra arms-for-hostages affair, according to a book scheduled to be published next week. The previously secret plan had the approval of the late CIA Director William J.
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May 21, 1987 | Associated Press
The special prosecutor investigating the Iran- contra affair has subpoenaed the former director of Israel's Foreign Ministry to testify about his role in the affair, an Israeli official said today. The prosecutor, Lawrence Walsh, issued the summons to David Kimche, who is currently visiting New York, said Asher Naim, information director at the Israeli Embassy here. Naim accused Walsh of "going off on his own and violating agreements reached between Israel and the United States."
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August 12, 1987 | DAN FISHER, Times Staff Writer
Former Israeli Defense Minister Ariel Sharon broke five years of public silence about the 1982 Lebanon War here Tuesday with an extraordinary, four-hour lecture seen by many in his elite audience as an attempt to clear his political record of its blackest stain. The controversial, right-wing politician, who is viewed here as the architect of what is undoubtedly Israel's most unpopular war, was periodically interrupted by hecklers as he mostly read his remarks from a prepared text.
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