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Ya'akov Nehoshtan

Israeli diplomat
Ya'akov Nehoshtan

Ya'akov Nehoshtan (Hebrew: יעקב נחושתן‎; 22 April 1925 – 17 April 2019) was an Israeli politician, diplomat and lawyer. He served as a member of the Knesset for Gahal between 1969 and 1974. He also served as Israeli Ambassador to the Netherlands between 1982 and 1985.

Nehoshtan was born in Kazanlak, Bulgaria. He fled to Mandatory Palestine in 1944. His son, Ido, served as commander of the Israeli Air Force.

Nehoshtan died on 17 April 2019, at the age of 93.[1]

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  1. "Former MK Yaakov Nehoshtan passes away". The Jerusalem Post. 17 April 2019. Retrieved 17 April 2019.

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