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  תמוז 13, 5768 , 16/07/08

Lebanese President Praises Kuntar

Lebanese President Michel Suleiman spoke at the formal welcome ceremony for the terrorists freed by Israel and said: "We raise our heads for the fallen men who returned to the homeland today and for the return of the prisoners and first among them, Samir Kuntar.

"I wish to thank everyone who contributed to the release and congratulate the resistance for this achievement," he said. "To Samir Kuntar and his friends I say – it is their right to be proud of their nation, their country and their resistance. Your return is a new victory."

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