PM Bennett on Israeli bronze medalist: ‘You have brought us all national pride!’

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett congratulates athlete Avishag Semberg for winning the bronze in the taekwondo women’s -49kg category, netting Israel its first medal at the Tokyo Games on the first full day of the Olympics, and its first medal for taekwondo.

“Samberg provides a wonderful example of determination and willpower. You have brought us all national pride!” Bennett writes on Twitter.

“Congratulations Avishag, congratulations Israel!” he says.

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