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    Israel Invests Agricultural Expertise in Americas

    The Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI) signed an agreement with MASHAV, Israel's Agency for International Development Cooperation, with the purpose of broadening ties in agricultural and economic development.
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    Israelis Win Nobel Prizes in Chemistry and Physics

    Prof. François Englert was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of Higgs boson. Prof. Arieh Warshel and Prof. Michael Levitt won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of multiscale models for complex chemical systems.
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    Start Ups Coming to Tel Aviv

    Winners of Start Tel-Aviv 2013, an international startup competition, will be hosted in Israel for an intensive 5-day startup experience to learn from the startup ecosystem in Tel Aviv.
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    PM Netanyahu's Interviews with US media

    Videos of PM Benjamin Netanyahu's interviews with US media during his recent trip to the US.
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    Israeli Cyclist Raises Funds to Fight Cancer

    ​The embassy hosted today the Israeli cyclist Tom Peled and his team for a special event highlighting their efforts to raise funds for cancer research in Israel.
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    PM Netanyahu's Speech at the UN

    Full Video and text of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech at the United Nations General Assembly on October 1, 2013.
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    PM Netanyahu's Visit to the US

    PM Netanyahu's visit to the US included a speech at the UN General Assembly and meetings with President Obama, Secretary Kerry and Jewish leaders.
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    Remarks by Pres. Obama and PM Netanyahu

    Full Remarks by President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu after their Bilateral Meeting at The Oval Office on Monday, September 30, 2013.
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    Why We Created the LinkedIn Page

    In public diplomacy, sometimes you need to make a splash in order to open a dialogue.
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    PM Netanyahu's Response to Rouhani's UN Speech

    "Rouhani spoke of human rights even as Iranian forces are participating in the large-scale slaughter of innocent civilians in Syria. The speech lacked any practical proposal to stop Iran's military nuclear program."
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    Embassy Hosts Visiting Israeli Professors

    Georgetown University President John DeGioia was the keynote speaker at the event celebrating Israeli-American academic cooperation.
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    Happy Sukkot!

    Sukkot, the Jewish holiday commemorating the portable dwellings in which the Jewish people lived for 40 years in the wilderness after liberation from slavery in Egypt, will be celebrated this year from September 19-26.
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    PM Netanyahu's Visit to the US will Focus on Iran

    "In another week-and-a-half I will travel to the UN General Assembly and meet with US President Obama. I intend to focus on the issue of stopping Iran's nuclear program."
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    Statements by PM Netanyahu and Sec. Kerry

    Netanyahu: "We have been closely following – and support – your ongoing efforts to rid Syria of its chemical weapons. The Syrian regime must be stripped of all its chemical weapons, and that would make our entire region a lot safer."
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    Virtual Exhibit marks 100 years for Begin's Birth

    ​PM Netanyahu launched the exhibit, marking the centenary of late PM Menachem Begin's birth. The exhibit is a joint initiative of the Google Cultural Institute and the Menachem Begin Heritage Center.
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