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News Brief

  3/30/2014, Adar Bet 28, 5774

Netanyahu Thanks US for Anti-Missile Aid


Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met, Sunday afternoon with Chairman Martin Dempsey of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States Armed Forces. Joining the two at the Prime Minister's Office was Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon and Chief of Staff Benny Gantz of the Israel Defense Forces.

Calling General Dempsey's visit an expression of the close alliance between Israel and the U.S., Netanyahu also thanked America for the recently-approved addition in aid for anti-missile defense systems.