Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gave his highly anticipated speech to the U.S. Congress and strongly warned against striking a bad deal with Iran over its nuclear program. The Prime Minister also warned about trusting Iran’s radical regime which has been in power for 36 years.
Also this week in Israel in the News:
• U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry defended Israel before the U.N. Human Rights Council, saying it has a “deeply concerning record on Israel.”
• Despite a ceasefire in place, the death toll in Ukraine is climbing as the U.N. reports that foreign fighters and weaponry continue to flow from Russia into the country.
• Iraqi forces have launched a surprise attack on the ISIS-held city of Tikrit this week.
This week’s Israel in the News Perspective features The Fellowship’s founder and President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein on the Israeli Prime Minister’s historic speech.