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  6/30/2014, Tammuz 2, 5774

Dadon Family: Call Shelly's Murder an Act of Terror

Relatives of Shelly Dadon, the 19-year-old from the northern city of Afula whose body was found near the Migdal Ha'emek industial zone, demanded, at a Monday morning news conference, that her stabbing death be recognized as an act of terror.

An initial police assessment was that the murder was against a "nationalist" backdrop, a euphemism for terror. There has been no followup on statements of progress in the case. A gag order on the investigation imposed by the Nazareth Magistrates Court is scheduled to expire on Wednesday.

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