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News Brief

December 24, 2001
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Israeli soldiers sneaked into Lebanon and stole flags from Hezbollah bases to impress their comrades. The Lebanon version of the “capture the flag” game took place several months ago, Israel Radio reported. In one case, Hezbollah booby-trapped the flags, but the Israelis discovered this and did not take them.

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