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Av 5, 5774 / Friday, August 01, 2014
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Breaking Ceasefire, Hamas Abducts Soldier, Kills Two Others

Second Lieutenant Hadar Goldin feared abducted, two other soldiers killed. UN spox condemns breach of ceasefire.
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Inside Israel, 4:19 PM

Netanyahu: Hamas Will 'Bear the Consequences' for Abduction

PM says Israel will 'take all necessary steps' after Hamas breaks ceasefire to kill two soldiers, take another hostage.
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News from America, 3:36 PM

White House Condemns 'Barbaric' Breach of Truce by Hamas

US slams breach of Gaza truce in which IDF soldier feared abducted; talks over long-term ceasefire suspended.
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Defense/Security, 12:42 PM

Jerusalem: Arabs Attack Woman for Attempting to Remove PLO Flag

Flag sighted near the Lion's Gate in Old City; police take action only after teenagers guarding the flag riot.
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Inside Israel, 2:42 PM

MKs Urge Netanyahu to Stop Cease-Fire Agreements

'We call on the Prime Minister to return Israel her sovereignty,' Miri Regev fires.
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Names of Five Slain Soldiers Released

All five served in 188th Armored 'Lightning' Brigade.
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Daily Israel Report


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‘They Won’t Determine’ – In Appreciation of Southern Residents Song in appreciation of sacrifices made by southern residents declares 'They (Hamas) will not determine for us...'

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