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implications of the 1954 Lavon Affair, involving Israeli-inspired sabotage of U.S. and British property in Egypt. The affair led Ben-Gurion in 1965 to leave Mapai with a number of his supporters and to found a small opposition party, Rafi, at the head of which he fought, with little success,

of all charges, the Lavon Affair, as it came to be known, effectively ended his political career.

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