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Aide Says Israel Will Step Up Efforts to Kill Hamas Founder

Israel’s deputy defense minister has proclaimed the spiritual leader and founder of Hamas to be “marked for death,” signaling that Israel will step up its campaign to kill the leadership of the militant group. The threat followed a Hamas bombing in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday that killed four Israelis: two soldiers, a border policeman and a security guard. The Hamas founder, Sheik Ahmed Yassin, who attended prayers on Friday at a mosque near his home in Gaza City, said he would embrace “martyrdom” if it came his way. Full Story

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