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April 26, 2015 11:54 am

Israel to Attend Major Nuclear Non-Proliferation Conference Amid Concerns Over Iran

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Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu at a Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony. Photo: Screenshot.

Israel will take part as an observer in a major nuclear non-proliferation conference that opens at the United Nations on Monday, ending a 20-year absence in hope of fostering dialogue with Arab states, a senior Israeli official said.

Assumed to have the Middle East’s sole nuclear arsenal, and having never joined the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, Israel has stayed away from gatherings of NPT signatories since 1995 in protest at resolutions it regarded as biased against it.

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