Security guards get heroes' honor Wednesday

By ETGAR LEFKOVITS
December 28, 2005 20:29

 
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Three Israeli security guards who prevented major carnage by blocking Palestinian suicide bombers with their own bodies were honored Wednesday by Jerusalem's Begin Center. The three, Hadar Gitlin, 24, Lawi Abu-Jama, 27, and Pavel Sorotzkin, 23, were each presented with an NIS 2,000 check and a certificate of recognition for their heroism. All three security personnel were seriously or critically wounded in the attacks but have since recovered.

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