Wednesday, February 4, Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu visited the hospital «Ar and Hadassah mount Scopus» 20-year-old Developed soldier of the border police (MAGAN), injured in the attack near the Damascus gate in Jerusalem, and the IDF soldier injured in the terrorist attack near the settlement of Beit El a few days earlier.
Developed conversing with, Netanyahu said: «Your courage and resourcefulness have prevented a terrible tragedy. All of Israel is now with you and hopes for your speedy recovery».
Developed told the Prime Minister the details of the incident, and also spoke about the action of forces of Magava about their own participation in the incident. She also said: «We enlisted in the army to protect our citizens… I have no doubt that Adar knew it and acted accordingly… I know, Adar saved my life».
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After visiting the hospital, Netanyahu said: «I have just been to see Developed, which operated courageously and resourceful, as well as other female fighters. Along with their commander they have prevented a great tragedy. I was impressed by the courage, perseverance and endurance, but also perseverance and endurance of her family. And, of course, we all mourn the death of Adar Cohen, who exemplified true heroism. We all sympathize with her family, relatives and friends. In the fight against terror we do not regret the effort. Surrounded qabatiya, IDF, in cooperation with the SHABAK held large-scale detentions and arrests. We cancelled a very large number of work permits. Legal adviser to the government said yesterday that it has expanded the list dedicated to the destruction of houses of terrorists. This is only part of what we do in the fight against terror. And we will defeat terror. It will take time, this struggle will be long. Islamic terror swept the world and incites the millions in many different countries… This attack didn’t bypass us, but we fight all the forces and we will continue our struggle».