Israel’s Netanyahu discussed Syria, Iran with Trump

Israel’s Netanyahu discussed Syria, Iran with Trump
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet meeting at his office in Jerusalem, July 15, 2018. (Reuters)
Updated 15 July 2018

Israel’s Netanyahu discussed Syria, Iran with Trump

Israel’s Netanyahu discussed Syria, Iran with Trump

JERUSALEM: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Sunday that he discussed Syria and Iran with US President Donald Trump ahead of the latter’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
In remarks to the Israeli cabinet, Netanyahu said he spoke by phone on Saturday with Trump and that the US president reiterated his commitment to Israel. In Helsinki on Monday, Trump will meet Putin, Damascus’ big-power backer and a regular interlocutor with Tehran.