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  אלול 9, 5774 , 04/09/14

Ya'alon Designates Islamic State as Unlawful Organization

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon on Wednesday signed a declaration which designates the Islamic State (IS) and the Lebanon-based Abdullah Azzam Brigades terrorist groups as unlawful organizations.

The designation allows for legal action and other measures against these organizations, as well as against anyone fundraising for them or carrying other activities associated with these organizations.

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