Prime Minister Golda Meir expressed grave concerns to military officials in the early days of the Yom Kippur War about the potential. In the first half of the Yom Kippur War, Golda Meir and her colleagues demonstrated consistent leadership based on determination to provide the. Although Israeli PM Golda Meir lacked military knowledge, her questions during government discussions on the eve of the Yom Kippur War. Most historians blame Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir for the outbreak of the Yom Kippur War, having allegedly rejected all peace. The Yom Kippur War, also known as the Ramadan War, the October War, the Arab–Israeli Golda Meir reacted to the overture by forming a committee to examine the. Meir was Prime Minister during the Yom Kippur War of Israel was caught off guard and suffered severe losses in the first days of the. Golda Meir's most fateful decision · Israeli army releases color footage from Yom Kippur War on 47th anniversary · Military Intelligence chief. He should say 'SOS' to Kissinger,” Prime Minister Golda Meir told her colleagues in the heat of the Yom Kippur War. She describes her decision to not order a preemptive strike when war seemed imminent, saying she was concerned it would jeopardize the support. Yom Kippur War, damaging war between Egypt, Syria, and Israel in October Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir turned to the United States for aid.