US Ambassador Dan Shapiro on Monday visited Ilan Solomon, who was seriously hurt from a Hamas rocket at a petrol station in Ashdod on Friday.

Solomon underwent complicated surgery at the Rabin Medical Center’s Beilinson Campus to remove shrapnel from his had and to save one arm from amputation.

The ambassador was accompanied by hospital director Dr. Eyran Halperin and spoke with Solomon and members of his family.

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