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Israel PM says ‘historic peace’ possible with Saudi Arabia

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said an ambitious US-backed deal to normalize relations with Saudi Arabia was possible, as he met US President Joe Biden in New York.

“I think that under your leadership, Mr President, we can forge a historic peace between Israel and Saudi Arabia,” Netanyahu told reporters, adding that it could “go a long way” to achieve peace between Israel and the Palestinians.

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