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July 31, 2012 5:00 pm

U.S., Israeli Defense Chiefs Meet With Iran Atop the Agenda

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Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, during a trip to Israeli in 2011. Photo: wiki commons.

JPost/Reuters – US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta met with Defense Minister Ehud Barak Tuesday night after denying media reports that he would discuss possible military attack plans against Iran during his brief visit to Israel.

Speaking at a press conference in Cairo shortly before departing for Israel, Panetta said he would be talking about “various contingencies,” but said specific military plans would not be put forward.

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