Operation Entebbe, the successful mission to rescue 94 Israeli passengers and a 12-member Air France flight crew being held hostage by terrorists in Uganda, is one of the most celebrated success stories of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).
Rami Sherman, a veteran of the mission, said he doesn’t believe he is a hero. He was just doing his duty to save lives.
Sherman visited Ottawa on June 20 and discussed the mission at the Soloway Jewish Community Centre (SJCC) at an event organized by the Vered Israel Cultural and Educational Program. [Read more…]