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  6/27/2012, Tammuz 7, 5772

Lieberman Defends Israel Amidst Iranian Rant

Avigdor Lieberman, Israel's Foreign Minister, defended Israel following comments made by Iranian Vice-President Mohammad-Reza Rahimi. Rahimi stated that Jewish people were to blame for international illegal drug trading. Lieberman said that he believed that members of Iran's government have a strategic goal in making such comments. He said the Iranian regime has an ordered world view and a detailed plan which is successful, would result in the destruction of the State of Israel.