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        1/16/2013, Shevat 5, 5773

      Efrat Mayor Praises Local Combat Soldiers


      Oded Revivi, the mayor of Efrat praised the community for having the highest rate of recruits who signed up for combat officer training school in the Israel Defense Forces. "We are delighted to be exemplary in this matter to the entire population of Israel and to demonstrate this remarkable achievement without either promises of benefits or punishments for absence of service," Mayor Revivi stated. Efrat is located in the Judea district, where recent statistics show a high rate of recruits for combat duty.