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  Tamuz 14, 5766 , 10/07/06

Israel to Intensify Operation in Gaza

(IsraelNN.com) Sources in the IDF say they will be intensifying the military operation in Gaza to release kidnapped soldier Corp. Gilad Shalit and halt the firing of Kassam rockets at Israeli targets in the Negev.

The operation, Summer Rains, might continue for another two months. Prime Minister Ehud Olmert said in Sunday’s cabinet meeting that the operation was a “war in which it is impossible to set time limits.”
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