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  Adar 7, 5773 , 17/02/13

Danon: Obama will Hear about Pollard during Visit

Member of Knesset Danny Danon (Likud) said, Sunday, that, as far as he knows, President Barack Obama of the United States will hear clear statements about Jonathan Pollard from himself, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and President Shim'on Peres when he comes to Israel in March. Interviewed by Arutz Sheva's Hebrew service, the World Likud leader promoted his joint initiative with Republican party stalwart Mike Huckabee to get members of the Knesset and the U.S. Congress to join the call for Pollard's release after more than 26 years behind bars for passing classified information from the U.S. to Israel.

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