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        2/17/2013, Adar 7, 5773

      Posthumous Israel Prize for Ron Nachman

      Education Minister Gid'on Sa'ar announced, Sunday, the awarding of the Israel Prize for lifetime achievement in making a special contribution to the state and society to former mayor Ron Nachman of the Samarian (Shomron) city of Ariel. The announcement of the award came a few days after observances to mark 30 days since Nachman's death from cancer. Winning a similar award was musicologist Eliahu HaCohen.

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