Israel PM Netanyahu to meet with Trump on Feb 15: White House

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Posted: Jan 30, 2017 2:21 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with President Donald Trump on Feb. 15 for talks covering a range of security issues, the White House said on Monday.

"Our relationship with the only democracy in the Middle East is crucial to the security of both our nations, and the president looks forward to discussing continued strategic, technological, military and intelligence cooperation with the prime minister," White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters as he announced the visit.

(Reporting by Steve Holland; Writing by Tim Ahmann; Editing by Chris Reese)