The Israeli Prime Minister on the Abraham Accords, Economic Freedom, and the Importance of Studying History

In an extended interview by Michael Doran, Benjamin Netanyahu discusses the dangers posed by Iran to both Israel and the U.S., his historic peacemaking with Arab nations, the importance of American strength to Israel’s security and the world’s, the influence of his historian father, and what liberating the Jewish state’s economy from the bonds of socialism achieved, among other topics. (Video, 32 minutes.)

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Iran’s Attack on an Israeli Ship Is a Diplomatic Opportunity

March 1 2021

Today Prime Minister Netanyahu confirmed that the explosions that blew two holes in an Israeli-owned cargo ship on Friday were the work of Iran. The incident was followed by airstrikes on military targets in the vicinity of Damascus, likely carried out by the IDF—which might have been retaliation, but might also have been routine attempts to curtail the Iranian military buildup in Syria. But irrespective of its military response, Yoav Limor urges Jerusalem to act diplomatically as well:

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More about: Iran, Israeli Security, Joseph Biden, US-Israel relations