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Kerry Off to Geneva

Secretary of State John Kerry left Israel, Friday, for Geneva, where he has been asked to join landmark talks between Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif and European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton seeking an agreement between the international community and Iran on the Islamic Republic's nuclear development program. There are reports the first phase of an agreement will allow the Tehran government to continuing enriching uranium.

Before he left, Kerry met with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, who vowed that Israel would not be bound by any international agreement and reserved the right to do whatever is necessary to defend itself .

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