Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday, February 14, arrived in Washington and stayed at Blair house – a temporary residence particularly honored guests of the President of the United States. The head of government held a meeting with his advisers.
15 February will be the meeting between Netanyahu and U.S. President Donald trump.
It is expected that during the meeting, trump and Netanyahu will discuss the challenges of Iran, Syria, the situation in the Gaza strip, and prospects for the resumption of negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian authority. In addition, as reported by Israeli media, Netanyahu intends to raise the question about the possibility of repatriation to Israel of Jonathan Pollard.
It is expected that on the issue of Iran between trump and Netanyahu have serious differences. According to the portal Walla, citing anonymous diplomatic sources in Jerusalem, Prime Minister of Israel will toughen control over observance by Iran of all the details of the agreement signed with the major powers. At the same time, Netanyahu will try to agree with trump about the preservation of the sanctions regime against Iran.
Benjamin Netanyahu returns from the US on 16 February and will visit Australia and Singapore.
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