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Peace talks vital for Israel, says Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting in his Jerusalem office, on July 14, 2013. Renewing negotiations with the Palestinians is a "vital" Israeli interest, Netanyahu said on Saturday, a day after an agreement was annRenewing negotiations with the Palestinians is "vital" for Israel, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Saturday, after both sides agreed to lay the groundwork to resume talks frozen for three years. "The resumption of the peace process is a vital strategic interest of the state of Israel," he said in a statement.