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  אב 27, 5774 , 23/08/14

PM to Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council Head: Hamas Will Pay a Heavy Price

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu spoke with the head of the Sha'ar Hanegev Regional Council, Alon Shuster, expressing inidgnation, and his condolences for Daniel Tragerman, the 4-year-old child that was killed as a result Hamas's rocket attacks.

"On behalf of the citizens of Israel, I express my deep sorrow and send condolences to the family of the child. At this difficult moment I wish to strengthen the citizens of Israel,"  Netanyahu said.

"The IDF and the Shin Bet (Israel Security Agency) will intensify the operations against Hamas and the other terrorist organizations in Gaza until the goals of Operation Protective Edge are achieved,” he emphasized.

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