Avnery, Uri

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Name
Avnery, Uri Gender: M
Ostermann, Helmut
born on 10 September 1923 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Beckum, Germany, 51n45, 8e02
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Bio/autobiography
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 16°20' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 05°46 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 15°20'



Uri Avnery

Biography

Israeli writer, politician, publicist and founder of the Gush Shalom peace movement.

A member of the Irgun (Military Organization) as a teenager, Avnery sat in the Knesset from 1965–74 and 1979–81. He was also the owner of HaOlam HaZeh, an Israeli news magazine, from 1950 until it closed in 1993.

He is famous for crossing the lines during the Siege of Beirut to meet Yassir Arafat on 3 July 1982, the first time the Palestinian leader ever met with an Israeli. Avnery is the author of several books about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes his autobiography "Optimistic" 2014. He quotes his B.R. while visiting in the municipality in Beckum.

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction