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  Sivan 3, 5778 , 17/05/18

Treasurer: No economic damage due to crisis with Turkey

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon estimated Thursday that there would be no economic damage to Israel as a result of the crisis with Turkey.

Interviewed by Israel Defense Forces Radio, Kahlon said, "I do not think our important economic relations will be harmed." He called anti-Israel statements by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, "a regular ritual," adding, "There's nothing to get excited about."

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