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  1/8/2013, Tevet 26, 5773

Rivlin: Israel Concerned About Hagel Nomination

Israel is concerned over the nomination of Chuck Hagel as the next U.S. Secretary of Defense, Knesset Speaker MK Reuven Rivlin said on Monday.

“Because of his statements in the past, and his stance toward Israel, we are worried,” Rivlin told The Associated Press.