Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sent a thank you message to all those who wished him condolences on the death of his father Benzion Netanyahu via his Facebook page on Saturday.

"I'd like to thank the thousands of you who came to my father's house to give your condolences to my family and me, and to the tens of thousands who sent their respects and support. You touched my heart in my time of grief. My thanks to all of you from Jerusalem," Netanyahu wrote.

Benzion Netanyahu passed away Monday at the age of 102.

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