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  Adar 17, 5773 , 27/02/13

Aharonivitch Warns Casualties Would be Disastrous

Internal Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch said on Wednesday that he does not believe a third intifada is about to break out. 

In an interview with Israel Radio Aharonovich said that Israel is making every effort to make sure that the riots in Judea and Samaria does not get out of hand, but said that any Palestinian-Arab casualty could send things over the edge. 

He also said that security forces are fully prepared to thwart any attacks inside Israel and warned that the response to any attack would be severe.

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