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New Israeli Government Risks Becoming a Mideast Flash Point

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Fears that Israel’s new right-wing government could ignite another bout of violence in the Mideast appeared justified by the visit of Israeli Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir to the religiously symbolic Haram al-Sharif, or Temple Mount, in Jerusalem earlier this month. Analysts worry that a series of provocative acts could lead to a security breakdown in the West Bank and test developing Israel-Mideast Gulf state relations. For now, moribund nuclear negotiations mean Iran may not prove to be a source of discord between Washington and Israel, as when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was last in office.

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