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Exhibition: But defend itself

      Letter, discovered in the ruins of Lachish, relates that the torches of the neighboring town, Azeqah, were extinguished, meaning that it had been captured by the Babylonian army. Lachish itself was conquered shortly thereafter, and in the same year Jerusalem was taken and the First Temple destroyed. These events are also described in Jeremiah 34:6. Tel Lachish
      The Sinai Campaign, 1956
      Letter sent to the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, by parents of Israelis held captive in Jordan, appealing for help for their sons with the approach of winter
      Official notes from a political-military strategy meeting in Jerusalem three days before the start of the Yom Kippur War
      Handwritten note by Foreign Minister Abba Eban, passed to Prime Minister Golda Meir, hours after terrorists took Israeli athletes hostage in Munich
      Telegram reporting on the decision not to stop the Olympic Games after members of the terrorist group Black September tortured and killed Israeli athletes
 
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