web analytics
January 16, 2017 / 18 Tevet, 5777
News & Views
Sponsored Post
Classifieds Section Check out the Jewish Press Classifieds

You can buy, sell and find what you need in the Jewish Press Classifieds section.



New Israeli Ambassador To U.S. Known For Closeness To Netanyahu


Printer-Ready Page Layout

Ron Dermer



“He will be an effective representative of the state of Israel generally, and Prime Minister Netanyahu specifically, as we are in a crucial period of U.S.-Israel relations with the need to stop Iran from developing a nuclear weapon,” said William Daroff, who directs the Jewish Federations of North America’s Washington office.

Unprompted, Foxman, Harris and Daroff all made the same point: Dermer’s closeness to Netanyahu is what will make his time in Washington a success.

“The most important thing for any ambassador in Washington, especially any Israeli ambassador, is that he brings the full trust of the prime minister,” Harris said. “That’s an asset you cannot put a price on.

“What it says to the host country is that I am sending someone in whom I have full confidence, so when you talk to him you have a direct conduit to me.”

(JTA)

Ron Kampeas

About the Author:


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.





Imported and Older Comments:


Current Top Story
A protest organized by Hamas in Ramallah. (2013)
Hamas Headquarters Destroyed by Israel in Ramallah, Binyamin Region

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/israel/government-israel/new-israeli-ambassador-to-u-s-known-for-closeness-to-netanyahu/2013/07/10/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: