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  9/25/2013, Tishrei 21, 5774

Saar Defends Israeli Walkout on Rohani Speech

Interior Minister Gideon Sa'ar (Likud - Yisrael Beiteinu) said the Israeli walkout on Iranian President Hassan Rohani's speech was the right decision. Rohani spoke to the United Nations General Assembly in the United States on Tuesday. "Israel should not give legitimacy to those who call for its destruction and [fund] terrorist activities," Sa'ar stated.