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  8/31/2012, Elul 13, 5772

Netanyahu Congratulates Paralympics Medal Winner

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke on Friday afternoon with Israeli swimmer Inbal Pizaro, who won a bronze medal in the Paralympic Games in London on Thursday.

Netanyahu said, "Congratulations. When we met before you took off for London I saw on your face that you are a champion. Your bronze medal is a gold medal for you and the State of Israel."