19.08.2011 19.Aw-Elul, 5771
Pascal Avrahami was veteran member of counter-terrorism unit; PM expected to convene security cabinet to consider Israel’s response.
The Israel Police has announced that a member of the Counter-terrorism Unit was killed Thursday evening during a firefight with terrorists north of Eilat on the border with Egypt. The event took place hours after a three-stage attack in the area killed seven Israelis and wounded dozens more.
The officer has been named as 49-year-old Pascal Avrahami. He was married and had three children….