Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is stepping up the rhetoric regarding Iran’s nuclear capabilities and what that means to Israel. He continues to call for the U.S. to draw that red line in the sand, while saying that Israel has the right to defend itself.
Also this week in Israel in the News:
• Netanyahu responds to threat from Iran warning Israel not to interfere with its nuclear program.
• Meanwhile, Iranian officials claim that the door is still open for talks on its nuclear program.
• Obama administration calls the deadly Libyan assault on the U.S. consulate a terrorist attack.
This week’s Israel in the News Perspective features The Fellowship’s founder and CEO Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein on the recent violent protests against the U.S. that have swept the Arab world.