Israeli embassy in Australia closely following hostage crisis at Sydney cafe

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December 15, 2014 04:29

 
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The Embassy of Israel in Australia said it was following developments on the ground closely, as dozens were being held hostage in a Sydney cafe on Monday.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the innocent people held hostage in Sydney," a statement released by the embassy read.

The statement also Israel and Australia stood "together" in the face of terror.

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