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  Tevet 20, 5772 , 15/01/12

US Pressure? Israel Postpones Massive Joint Drill

Israel announced Sunday it is postponing the largest-ever anti-missile military exercise with the United States for “technical” reasons days after President Barack Obama called Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to reiterate his “unshakeable” commitment to Israel’s security. The White House did not elaborate, but the president reportedly told the Prime Minister to back off any plans for attacking Iran.

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