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Mexico City earthquake: Israeli rescuers pull body of local rabbi from rubble

Mexico City earthquake: Israeli rescuers pull body of local rabbi from rubble

A 71-member delegation of Israeli soldiers from the IDF’s Home Front Command arrived in Mexico on Thursday including a search and rescue team and engineers.

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Nisman’s body was found on Jan. 18, 2015, hours before he was to present evidence to Argentine lawmakers that President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner covered up Iran’s role in the 1994 attack on the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires.

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