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Iran threat is paramount for new Israeli government: Netanyahu


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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Israeli President Shimon Peres shake hands at the conclusion of a brief ceremony at the president's residence in Jerusalem February 2, 2013. Israeli President Shimon Peres on Saturday formally asked incumbent Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to form a new governing coalition following the January 22 general election. REUTERS/Jim Hollander/Pool (JERUSALEM - Tags: POLITICS)