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Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman met with the European Union's Catherine Ashton, October 24, 2012.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman on Wednesday spoke about the continud rocket fire targetted at Israeli villages and towns around Gaza, saying: “I think we are before a serious escalation in the south,” Walla reported.

In a meeting with Vice-President of the European Commission Catherine Ashton, who is visiting Israel, Liberman added: “We will not tolerate this situation for many days.”

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Ashton is expected to make an official protest at the UN Security Council against continued rocket fire from Gaza.

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