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  7/31/2014, Av 4, 5774

Rivlin: America is Israel’s Strategic Partner

Israeli President, Reuven Rivlin, spoke on Wednesday about his estimations regarding relations between Israel and the United States. “The United States is a strategic partner, and our friendship cannot be upended. Israel appreciates the efforts and support given by the US,” Rivlin said at a meeting with the Hadassah women’s organization.

Rivlin added that “I would like to thank President Obama and the American government for their support. I would also like to give thanks to Secretary of State, John Kerry, for his indefatigable efforts to prevent bloodshed in the region. We appreciate the mutual protection.”