Ehud Barak (L), Defense Minister of Israel meets with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon (R) March 6, 2013 at UN headquarters in New York.
That is another proof that when we say something we mean it. We say that we don't think it should be allowable to bring advanced weapons systems into Lebanon.
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