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November 14, 2012
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Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu looks on after delivering a statement to the media at Hakirya a military base in Tel Aviv, Israel, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. Israel’s prime minister says the military is prepared to broaden its operation against Hamas targets in Gaza. Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel cannot tolerate continued rocket attacks against its citizens. In his first comments since Israel killed the commander of the Hamas military wing, Netanyahu said Wednesday that Israel is “prepared to expand the operation”.

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President Barack Obama answers a question during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov.14, 2012.