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Ehud Barak talks to Jazeera
Israeli defence minister on settlements, security and his political aspirations.
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2008 18:15 GMT


  Talk to Al Jazeera: Ehud Barak - Part 2  

Ehud Barak, the Israeli defence minister, speaks to Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland from central command in Tel Aviv.

Just two weeks before Israel gets a new prime minister and potentially a new government Barak discusses his own political aspirations.

He also talks about Israel's military preparations for any threat posed by Iran, about controversial Jewish settlements and his country's security fence.

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