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Netanyahu to Meet Kerry in Rome at Start of September

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu intends to pay a three-day visit to Rome, starting on September 8th, according to a Friday report in the Ma'ariv daily. While in Rome, Netanyahu is scheduled to meet with Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta and Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States.

The meeting between Netanyahu and Kerry will be the first since Kerry announced the resumption of direct talks between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. About three weeks after the trip to Rome, Netanyahu is scheduled to address the General Assembly of the United Nations.

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