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  Iyar 21, 5773 , 01/05/13

Report: Lebanon Releases Captured Israeli's Name

Shimon Saadati, a resident of Tel Aviv is the man currently held in custody in Lebanon, according to Yedioth Achronoth news who quoted Al Manar, the Hezbollah media outlet base din Lebanon. The report has not been confirmed at this time by Israeli government officials who are working together with UNIFIL - the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon on the issue. On Wednesday the Israeli civilian crossed the border into Lebanon from Israel's north. Al Manar claims the man suffered from a mental illness.

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