News Brief 12/7/2011, Kislev 11, 5772
NY Mayor Says Israel has a Right to Defend Itself
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg discussed Iran's nuclear ambitions in a TV interview on Wednedsay. Bloomberg stated that if the United States were in Israel's position it may also decide to react strongly to the potential Iranian threat. Bloomberg also commented that many countries may criticize Israel, but if placed in a similar circumstance may also react strongly to threats.