Hundreds at funeral of former Sderot mayor

Hundreds attend the funeral of former Sderot mayor Eli Moyal.

Moyal died on Tuesday night at the age of 67.

He served as mayor of the Gaza-adjacent town from 1998 and 2008.

During his tenure, he was outspoken in seeking stronger Israeli military responses to Gaza Strip rocket fire at southern Israel.

Moyal is buried in his hometown and survived by a son.

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