Event: October War, 5th Day

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Israeli forces advance behind the cease-fire lines, deep into Syrian territory, and force the Syrians forces to retreat. Syria has lost about 1,000 tanks and 2,000 military vehicles in battle, while Israel has lost 270 tanks. That same day, broad demarcation lines are established between Egyptian and Israeli forces on the Suez Canal front, despite ongoing fighting.

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1973/10/10
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1973/10/10
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