Ne'eman, Yuval

(1925-2006)
   Prominent nuclear physicist and right-wing political activist. He is widely regarded as founder of Israel's space program and a major figure in Israel's nuclear programs. Born in Tel Aviv in 1925, he was educated at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology and held a Ph.D. from London University. He became a professor of physics and served as president of Tel Aviv University. He was the founder and chairman of the right-wing Tehiya Movement from its inception in 1979. He served as minister of science and development from 1982 to 1984. He was the recipient of numerous awards and prizes in science. Ne'eman became minister of science and development in the government established in June 1990. Tehiya subsequently quit the government to protest Israel's participation in the Madrid Middle East Peace Conference. It failed to win any seats in the 13th Knesset (1992), and Ne'eman retired from party politics. He died in Tel Aviv on 26 April 2006.

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  • Yuval Ne’eman — Juval Ne’eman (hebräisch ‏יובל נאמן‎, * 14. Mai 1925 in Tel Aviv; † 26. April 2006 ebenda) war ein israelischer Physiker und Politiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Militärische und Politische Karriere 2 Karriere al …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yuval Neeman — Juval Ne’eman (hebräisch ‏יובל נאמן‎, * 14. Mai 1925 in Tel Aviv; † 26. April 2006 ebenda) war ein israelischer Physiker und Politiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Militärische und Politische Karriere 2 Karriere al …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yuval Ne'eman — (en hébreu : יובל נאמן), né le 14 mai 1925 et décédé le 26 avril 2006, était un physicien théoricien, scientifique militaire et politicien israélien. Il fut membre du gouvernement israélien dans les années 1980 et au début des années 1990[1] …   Wikipédia en Français

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