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List of Israeli military operations in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war
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List of Israeli military operations in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war

List of Israeli military operations in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war
Name Date Area Objective
Operation Nachshon April 6 - 12, 1948 Jerusalem - Tel Aviv road Clearance of Arab forces blocking the road
Operation Jephtha April 13, 1948 Eastern Galilee Clear the eastern Galilee of Arabs
Operation Harel April 15, 1948 ? ?
Operation Misparayim April 21, 1948 Haifa Capture and depopulate the Arab quarters of Haifa
Operation Chametz April 27 - May 13, 1948 Tel-Aviv-Jaffa area Surrounding and isolating Jaffa
Operation Jevuss April 27, 1948 Jerusalem Capture Jewish buildings and neighbourhoods in Jerusalem
Operation Yiftach (or Yiftah, Yifat) April 30 - May 10, 1948 Eastern Galilee Capture Safad (Safed)
Operation Mateh May 3, 1948 ? ?
Operation Balak May 5, 1948 Europe Airlift of arms from Czechoslovakia
Operation Maccabi (or Makkabi, Maccabee) May 7, 1948 ? ?
Operation Gideon May 11, 1948 ? ?
Operation Barak May 12, 1948 ? ?
Operation Ben-Ami May 14, 1948 Galilee Capture Acre
Operation Kilshon (or Kalshon, aka. Operation Pitchfork) May 14, 1948 Jerusalem Capture buildings belonging to Jews and to create territorial continuity between Jewish communities in Jerusalem
Operation Schfifon May 14, 1948 Jerusalem Capture Old City of Jerusalem
Operation Ben Num May 15, 1948 Latrun Capture Latrun
Operation Ben Num B May 30, 1948 Latrun Capture Latrun
Operation Yoram June 8-9, 1948 Latrun Capture Latrun
Operation Dekel July 9 - 18, 1948 Lower Galilee Capture Nazareth and lower Galilee
Operation Dani July 9 - 18, 1948 Central Palestine Relieve Jerusalem and remove the Arab threat to Tel Aviv
Operation Kedem July 16 - 17, 1948 Jerusalem Capture East Jerusalem
Operation Hiram October 24 - 29, 1948 Upper Galilee ?
Operation Yoav October 15 - 22, 1948 Negev-Gaza area Removing the Egyptian siege on Jewish settlements
Operation Horev October, 1948 Negev Attack by the Golani Briagde
Operation Assaf ? Negev ?
Operation Ovdah (or Ovda, Uvda) March 1949 Negev Airlift of supplies to Arava desert for troops going to Eilat

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