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  Cheshvan 25, 5778 , 14/11/17

'Israel will continue to care for security interests'

An official in the prime minister's office referred Tuesday to a statement made by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov that Iranian forces would continue to reside on Syrian soil.

"Prime Minister Netanyahu said Monday that Israel has clarified to our friends in Moscow its stand on this matter. Netanyahu said this to President Putin as well : Israel will continue to care for its security interests in all scenarios and all situations.", the official said.

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