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  11/26/2012, Kislev 12, 5773

PM Expresses Appreciation for Barak's Contributions

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said, Monday, that he respects Defense Minister Ehud Barak's decision to leave politics, following the January elections.

Netanyahu thanked Barak, in a statement, for his cooperation in the government, and expressed his appreciation for Barak's contributions to the security of the state over the years.