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PM congratulates swimmer on European gold

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu congratulated Swimmer Jonathan Koplev, who became the first Israeli to hold the European championship title Thursday after setting a new personal best of 24.73 seconds in the men's 50-meter backstroke and winning the gold medal.

 

"Mazal Tov. Your achievement is incredible. Keep your head above water and continue breaking records," Netanyahu told the swimmer over the phone. (Attila Somfalvi)