PM Netanyahu Holds Video Conference with Israel's Public Diplomacy Centers
around the World
(Communicated by the Prime Minister's Media Adviser)
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this afternoon (Monday, 19 November
2012), held a video conference with volunteers who are working to assist in
the national public diplomacy effort.
Participating in the video conference were personnel from the Prime
Minister's Office National Information Directorate, the Public Diplomacy and
Diaspora Affairs Ministry, the Foreign Ministry (from Dublin), the IDF
Spokesperson's Office New Media Division, and students and public diplomacy
Prime Minister Netanyahu said, "It is good to see you. I want to thank you.
You are doing very important work; I follow your activities. We are
[operating] on four fronts: The military front, the home front, the
diplomatic front and the public diplomacy front. What you are doing greatly
strengthens us on the public diplomacy front. We must fight for the truth,
for the facts, and your help is worth more than gold. The fact that you are
focusing on refuting the industry of lies and that you are reaching so many
sectors is a significant addition for the State of Israel. I want to thank
you. Continue your important work and I tell you that we will yet face great
efforts and responsibilities in the coming days; therefore, thank you very
much. I wish you all success. Thank you."