Benjamin Netanyahu Tried to Cancel Israel Briefing for U.S. Lawmakers

March 14, 2015 9:10 PM

10 0

Benjamin Netanyahu Tried to Cancel Israel Briefing for U.S. Lawmakers

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tried to cancel a January briefing for U.S. Senators by his nation’s intelligence service that warned Congress could damage talks aimed at constraining Iran’s nuclear program, according to sources familiar with the events.

Tennessee Republican Bob Corker, the head of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, had requested the Jan. 19 briefing for six of his colleagues traveling to Israel so that the intelligence agency, Mossad, could warn them that a Senate proposal might inadvertently collapse the talks. After Netanyah...

Also read: Colombia's Congress Ratifies Second Peace Deal With Marxist Rebels

Read more

To category page

Loading...