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President Rivlin's comments on the fatal terror attack in Jerusalem this afternoon
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President Rivlin's comments on the fatal terror attack in Jerusalem this afternoon

14 April 2017

President Rivlin's comments on the fatal terror attack in Jerusalem this afternoon

(Communicated by the President's Spokesperson)

 

"I am filled with sadness, as I received the terrible news of the murder of a young girl in the terror attack in Jerusalem. 

 

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the victim, and we wish all the injured a swift and full recovery. 

 

"This week thousands have come through the ancient gates of Jerusalem, to celebrate the feasts of Passover and Easter throughout the city - while the security forces work to ensure the safety of the dear residents and visitors to the city. And so we will continue to do.

 

"Terror can never overcome us. Terror will never destroy our lives here."