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  Cheshvan 25, 5778 , 14/11/17

Official in PM's office: Iran refused our help

Following Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's remarks at the Jewish Federations of North America's General Assembly, according to which Israel offered humanitarian assistance to the victims of the earthquake in Iran, an official in the Prime Minister's Office said, "As part of an ongoing strategy, Prime Minister Netanyahu communicates directly with the Iranian people and presents the difference between the Iranian public and the regime in Iran.”

The official added, "Israel turned to the Red Cross with the intention of providing civilian humanitarian aid and was immediately refused, a fact which presents the true face of the Iranian regime.”

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