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March 1, 2015 10:35 am

Netanyahu Leaves Israel for Washington as ‘Emissary’ of the ‘Entire Jewish People’

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu heads to Washington for his upcoming address to Congress. Photo: State Department.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, upon boarding a plane to Washington for what his office says will be a historic address to Congress, said Sunday that he is going as an “emissary of all the citizens of Israel, even those who don’t agree with me, and the entire Jewish people.”

Netanyahu, whose speech has triggered a great deal of friction with the White House said, “I am greatly concerned about the security of the citizens of Israel and I will do what is necessary in order to ensure our future.”

Read full story at The Jerusalem Post.

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