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  Adar 10, 5772 , 04/03/12

Netanyahu Appreciates Presidents Obama and Peres

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said, Sunday, that he appreciates United States President Barack Obama for saying, in his speech to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, that Iran cannot be allowed to develop nuclear weapons and that all options are on the table. Speaking ahead of a meeting with Canadian Jewish leaders, he said he would discuss the matter with President Obama on Monday.

Netanyahu said he also congratulated President Shimon Peres, ahead of Peres receiving the United States Medal of Freedom. The prime minister called it a great honor for Peres and for the country.

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