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IDF chief: Israel will reach all terrorists behind overseas attacks

Benny Gantz says Israel knows who is responsible for recent attacks on Israelis and Jewish people and warns that whoever tries to test Israel 'will face a clever and powerful army.'

by Gili Cohen, Haaretz

April 5, 2012 | 5:20 pm

Israeli Lieutenant-General Benny Gantz

Israeli Lieutenant-General Benny Gantz

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz warned Thursday that Israel will ultimately find any terrorist that tries to launch attacks on Israeli citizens or the Jewish people.

“Whoever tries to test our power, from close or far, from Gaza or Sinai, or any other place, will face a clever and powerful army that is determined to defend Israel and subdue its enemies,” Gantz said on Thursday while speaking at a ceremony for outstanding officers.

Gantz said that the rocket that was fired toward Eilat early Thursday morning is a very grave act, and warned that Israel will find those responsible for attacks on its people.

Read more at Haaretz.com.

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