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  3/23/2014, Adar Bet 21, 5774

Bereaved Mother in Favor of Final Prisoner Release


Ayelet Shahak, whose daughter Bat Chen was one of 13 murdered in a terror attack on Tel Aviv's Dizengoff Center in March of 1996, said, Sunday, "If the next phase of freeing murderous prisoners will help advance peace, I am for it." Conditioning such a release on the realistic chance of progress, she explained that the highest effort must be made, "out of hope that such an agreement will prevent additional families from going through what we went through the last 18 years since the murder of our first-born daughter."

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