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Operation Moses
An Unsung Foreign Service Hero

Some 10,000 Ethiopian Jews owe their lives to Jerry Weaver, an FSO with swash and buckle to spare.

Published on: June 26, 2017
Robert D. Kaplan is a senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security. He is the author of The Arabists: The Romance of an American Elite (1993) and Surrender or Starve: Travels in Ethiopia, Sudan, Somalia, and Eritrea (1988).
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