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The issues of settlements should not hinder a final peace solution with
Palestinians Prime Minister Netanyahu said Thursday at a press meeting
with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Netanyahu stressed that the only way to solve the ongoing
Israeli-Palestinian conflict is through peace negotiations, and
engagement between both sides. He added that any breakthrough would take
a "good amount of time discussing" outstanding issues.
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Netanyahu stressed that Israeli citizens "wait for peace, yearn for
peace, and seek peace, security, and stability," adding that these three elements are necessities for Israel and will be of highest importance in
The prime minister said that Germany and Israel were looking to work together in a "partnership to make peace."