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U.S. says disagreements with Israel do not undermine security commitment

Reuters

4 days ago

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with U.S. senators during their meeting in Jerusalem on Jan. 19. Photo by Abir Sultan/Reuters

Disagreements with Israel over how to contain Iran's nuclear program do not undermine the U.S. commitment to Israel's security, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Friday.

The United States is negotiating a deal with Iran over its nuclear capabilities, which Israel opposes.

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