Daily Israel Report
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  7/27/2012, Av 8, 5772

Obama to Sign Military Cooperation Grant for Israel


President Barack Obama of the United States is expected to sign a grant to strengthen military cooperation between Israel and the United States, against the backdrop of the visit of Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, which will begin Saturday night.

Next week, U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will arrive in Israel for a series of meetings with senior government officials regarding the Iranian nuclear threat and the crisis in Syria.