As Stand for Israel reports, Donald Trump has warned Iran against threats to the United States. And now, The Times of Israel reports, Israeli PM Netanyahu has backed Trump, welcoming the change from what he calls past Western "pampering" of the Iranian regime:
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday commended US President Donald Trump and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for their “strong stance” on Iran, after the American leader fired off an angry tweet threatening the Islamic Republic and his top diplomat compared Tehran’s leadership to a “mafia.”
“I would like to praise the strong stance expressed yesterday by President Donald Trump and Secretary of State Pompeo against the Iranian regime’s aggression,” said Netanyahu at the weekly cabinet meeting.
“For years, this regime was pampered by world powers and it’s good to see that the United States is changing this unacceptable equation,” added Netanyahu...