Kerry says Netanyahu welcome 'any time' to speak in US, despite chilly White House response

January 22, 2015 1:27 AM

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Kerry says Netanyahu welcome 'any time' to speak in US, despite chilly White House response

Top US diplomat reportedly agrees is was a "little unusual" to hear about invitation from House speaker's officer and not bu usual means of diplomatic protocol.

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was welcome to give a speech at "any time" in the United States, hours after the White House expressed displeasure with the procedure behind a congressional invitation extended to the premier, AFP reported.

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