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U.S., Israel trade jabs over Netanyahu's 'destructive' speech
U.S., Israel trade jabs over Netanyahu's 'destructive' speech

Tension between Israel and the U.S. escalated sharply Wednesday as senior Obama administration officials publicly admonished Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for accepting an invitation to address Congress two weeks before Israeli elections and questioned his judgment on nuclear talks with Iran. National security advisor Susan Rice said in a television interview Tuesday that the Israeli prime minister’s actions were “destructive” to the close ties between the two countries. Netanyahu fired back Wednesday, accusing the United States and its negotiating partners of abandoning the commitment to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons. Relations between Israel and...

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