Archive: 8/1/2014
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  8/1/2014, Av 5, 5774

Obama Calls on Hamas to Release Kidnapped Soldier


U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday called on Hamas to unconditionally release Second Lieutenant (Platoon Leader) Hadar Goldin, who is feared kidnapped in Gaza.

Releasing Goldin, Obama told reporters, would show that Hamas is serious about a ceasefire.

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