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Raphael Ahren notes: An official from the Prime Minister’s Office said Netanyahu would use his speech to “set out clear red lines,” beyond which Israel would act to stop Iran’s nuclear program.

“The US and Israel have a common interest in ensuring Iran does not acquire a nuclear weapon and will work together to reach that goal,” the official said.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman said that ties between Israel and the US had not been damaged by the spat over the setting of red lines for Iran.

Liberman was speaking aboard the plane carrying Netanyahu to New York.

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