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Blinken briefed Israeli Prime Minister on Iran nuclear talks in Vienna – State Dept

Washington, Dec 2 (UNI/Sputnik) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken in a phone call with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett discussed the ongoing talks in Vienna on the Iran nuclear deal, State Department spokesman Ned Price said on Thursday.
"Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett today. Secretary Blinken and Prime Minister Bennett affirmed the strong U.S.-Israel partnership and discussed regional security issues, including Iran and the ongoing talks in Vienna concerning Iran’s nuclear program, as well as the global challenge posed by COVID-19," Price said in a press release.
During the call, Blinken underscored that both Israel and the Palestinian Authority should refrain from any actions that may exacerbate the already tense situation, including Israel’s settlement activity in disputed territories.
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