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Readout of the President 's call with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                April 1, 2009
 Readout of the President's call with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu
The President spoke with Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu today.  The President congratulated the Prime Minister after his swearing-in yesterday, and reaffirmed the United States' steadfast commitment to Israel and its security.  The President said he looked forward to working closely with Prime Minister Netanyahu and his government to address issues of mutual concern, including Iran and Arab-Israeli peace.