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  7/8/2014, Tammuz 10, 5774

Cabinet Approves Call-Ups of 45,000 Reservist Soldiers

The government’s Cabinet approved on Tuesday of the IDF’s calling up 45,000 reservist soldiers to potentially serve in Operation Protective Shield.

Operation Protective Shield was launched on Monday night in response to Hamas’ increased launching of rockets from Gaza into Israel, endangering Israeli lives and causing some damage.