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Israeli PM to address UN General Assembly: office

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JERUSALEM, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) -- Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett will travel to New York to address the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 27, his office said on Tuesday.

"The prime minister will address issues related to national security and regional issues," the prime minister's office said in a statement.

Bennett's address is likely to focus on Iran, which he recently accused of nearing the capability of building nuclear weapons.

The trip comes a month after Bennett's first visit to Washington, during which he met U.S. President Joe Biden. Enditem