US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday spoke with Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi following the disaster on Mount Meron.
“I spoke with Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi this morning to convey my deepest condolences for the lives lost in the tragedy at Mt. Meron,” Blinken wrote on Twitter.
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