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  12/20/2012, Tevet 7, 5773

PM Presents Awards to Shabak Teams for Excellence


The Shabak Israel Security Agency held its biennial award ceremony for 2011 and 2012, Thursday evening. Certificates of merit and excellence were presented by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to six teams of Shabak workers who led unique intelligence operations and projects which comprised a significant contribution to the security of the state and the saving of lives.

The teams worked in the following areas: thwarting existing and growing terror threats, dealing with developing challenges in cyberwarfare, collection of operational intelligence which led to the success of many unique operations and development of advanced technological tools in order to be a step ahead of the enemy.