Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday stated the U.S. “genuinely” hopes to forge a united entrance with Israel to fight the Iranian menace.
Final week’s go to to Israel by U.S. Nationwide Safety Advisor Jake Sullivan got here at a “particular time, considered one of critical challenges to our nationwide safety, and of significant alternatives for peace with our neighbors,” Netanyahu stated firstly of the cupboard assembly.
His conferences with Sullivan had centered on “regional safety challenges, particularly Iran,” and methods for “cooperation between us in opposition to this widespread menace,” stated Netanyahu.
“I have to say that concerning the conferences, I used to be impressed that there’s a real and mutual need to achieve understandings on this subject, which is of decisive significance to the safety of the state,” he stated, including that additional discussions on the problem can be held within the coming weeks.
Netanyahu final week stated the U.S. was a “trusted companion” in stopping Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
The U.S. has additionally stated it’s in “lockstep” with Israel when it got here to stopping Iran.
European Union international ministers will possible comply with enact extra crippling sanctions in opposition to members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps at their assembly in Brussels on Monday, a spokesperson for the German Overseas Workplace stated on Friday.