Netanyahu at funeral: Lipkin-Shahak was 'a true hero'

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December 20, 2012 16:00

 
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Former IDF chief of staff Lt.-Gen. (res.) Amnon Lipkin-Shahak was "a true hero," Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said at his funeral on Thursday afternoon.

Lipkin-Shahak, who passed away on Wednesday, was buried at the military cemetery in Kiryat Shaul in Tel Aviv.

'"It is no secret we had a difference of opinions," Netanyahu said, "but i always appreciated his deep commitment to the state's security."

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