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  חשון 30, 5771 , 07/11/10

Israel Okays Machine Guns for Gaza Protection of UNRWA

Israel has allowed United Nations security personnel in Gaza to arm themselves with four German-made Heckler & Koch submachine guns to fend off terrorists gunning for UNRWA director John Ging.

An Israeli army spokesman said, "Last week the defense establishment authorized UNRWA to take four weapons into Gaza for the protection of John Ging, in addition to the pistols his security already has.”
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