“Israel has no better friend than America. And America has no better friend than Israel.”
Liberty, Security, and Peace. That pretty much sums up Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to a joint meeting of Congress. This comes days after President Obama threw Israel under the bus. From The DC:
Speaking to a packed House chamber with Speaker Boehner and Vice President Biden over his shoulders, Netanyahu was repeatedly interrupted by applause – including more than 20 standing ovations.
One of his biggest applause lines was aimed directly at President Obama.
“Israel will not return to the indefensible boundaries of 1967,” Netanyahu said, prompting a big standing ovation.
Here is a video with some speech highlights: