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Israel seeks to establish embassies in ‘moderate’ Arab countries: Israel Defense Minister



Israel seeks to open embassies in all ‘moderate’ Arab countries, Sputnik Russian news agency quoted Israel’s Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman as saying on Wednesday.

“Our struggle is not only with the Palestinians but with the Arab countries and a comprehensive settlement must be reached,” he said.

He added that Israel also seeks to establish direct flights with ‘moderate’ Arab countries.

Meanwhile, according to Sputnik, the Israeli minister said he considers Iran’s missile program a threat to all countries, describing the nuclear weapons agreement as “bad.”

Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm