News Briefs

  טבת 22, 5768 , 31/12/07

PMO Takes Bin Laden Threats Seriously

Spokesman Mark Regev of the Prime Minister's Office said Sunday that the ministry is taking recent threats from terrorist leader Osama Bin Laden seriously.  Bin Laden recently released a tape in which he announced plans to send operatives from his Al-Qaeda group to assist in terrorist activities against Israel.

According to Regev, there is evidence indicating Al-Qaeda involvement with terrorist groups in Gaza, Judea, and Samaria.   In addition, Israel officials warned, many terrorists from Gaza have managed to train in terrorist camps in Syria and Iran.

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