PM Netanyahu Speaks with World Leaders
(Communicated by the Prime Minister's Media Adviser)
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, today (Saturday, 17 November 2012), spoke
with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti,
Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas.
During his conversation with German Chancellor Merkel, the Prime Minister
said that no country in the world would agree to a situation in which its
population lives under a constant missile threat
Yesterday (Friday, 16 November 2012), Prime Minister Netanyahu spoke with US
President Barack Obama for the second time since the start of Operation
Pillar of Defense
and expressed his appreciation for the US position regarding Israel's right
to defend itself. The Prime Minister also thanked him for the American
assistance in purchasing Iron Dome
Prime Minister Netanyahu is expected to speak with other world leaders this
evening and in the coming days.