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September 2, 2012 1:19 pm

London Paralympics: Two Israelis and a Jewish Argentinian Take Medals

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Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu (center-left) and Sports Minister Limor Livnat (center-right) with Israel's Paralympic team. Photo: Culture and Sports Ministry.

JTA – Argentinean Paralympic judoka José David Effron wins a silver medal in London at the Paralympic Games, and Israeli swimmers took three bronze medals.

Effron, 22, was defeated in the final of the 81 kg category in a Golden Point sudden death overtime after a draw during his match with Ukrainian Olexandr Kosinov.

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