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  תמוז 24, 5768 , 27/07/08

Prime Minister Thanks IDF for Killing Hevron Terrorist

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert tendered the thanks of the government and the Israeli public to the IDF unit that killed Shihab al-Natsheh on Sunday morning, the Hamas terrorist who masterminded a suicide bombing in Dimona last February.

"This operation was quite successful. I send the thanks of the Cabinet and of the Israeli public to the members of the security services and to the Israel Police units that assisted," said Olmert, who made the remark at the opening of the regular weekly Sunday morning Cabinet meeting. 

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