March 21, 2013
PM to Obama: Israel cannot cede right to self defense
President Obama, PM Netanyahu hold joint press conference in J’lem after lengthy meeting. ‘Iran hasn’t reached red line,’ PM says. Obama stresses ‘we do not have policy of containment’
US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahuheld a joint press conference on Wednesday after a lengthy meeting at the prime minister’s residence.
Netanyahu addressed the press conference first and thanked Obama for previously hosting him in Washington. “I hope the good will and warmth of Israeli people made you feel at home,” he told the US president.