South Africa's prime minister John Vorster (second from right) meets with Israel's prime minister Yitzhak Rabin (right) and Menachem Begin (left) and Moshe Dayan during his 1976 visit to Jerusalem. (Photo: Sa'ar Ya'acov)
Nuclear Weapons

When Israel Invited a South African Nazi on a State Visit

A mostly forgotten aspect of history is how Israel’s “left-wing” Zionist regime in the 1970s collaborated with South Africa’s apartheid regime to discuss nuclear weapons testing in the South African desert.