34 years ago today...
A couple of reminders: The United States was not pleased with Israel's destruction of Iraq's Osiraq nuclear reactor.June 7 1981, 3:55 AM: the IAF embarks on Op. Opera and puts a halt to the Iraqi nuclear program. Mission accomplished pic.twitter.com/s9cSFyGaLc— IDF (@IDFSpokesperson) June 7, 2015
You can watch a video interview with the lead pilot in the raid, Zev Raz, here.
You can watch a five-part video called Raid on the Reactor, which tells the Osirak story, here. It includes some amazing footage.