Wednesday, July 19, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu criticized the EU policies towards Israel and called her crazy.
Netanyahu made the remarks in Budapest during the meeting with the leaders of Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia. In making these statements, the Prime Minister did not know that they are in error are transmitted to journalists outside the room where the meeting took place. «The European Union is the only interstate education that leads to economic cooperation with Israel, the country supplying the technology of Europe, the implementation of political demands. It’s crazy,» said Netanyahu.
He added: «Europe must decide what it wants – prosperity or decay and disappearance». The head of the government of Israel immediately added that last phrase was said in jest. «I see that you do not understand, as I am not politically correct,» he added.
The Prime Minister of Israel stated: «do Not harm the only country in the region that cares about the interests of Europe. Stop attacking Israel, support us. Europe cuts itself from one of the most rapidly developing centers of the world, and it is completely illogical. Europe is hurting itself by trying to harm Israel with their crazy policy of nominating us».
At the moment when it became clear that the words of Netanyahu passed the headphones to journalists, the broadcast was interrupted.
We will remind that on July 18 in Budapest was held a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban. Netanyahu and his wife arrived in the Hungarian Parliament. The head of the government of Hungary and his wife held for the head of the Israeli government tour of the Parliament building. Then negotiations began, Netanyahu and Orban behind closed doors, after which a meeting was held in extended composition with the participation of the Ministers of the government of Hungary and the convoy of Prime Minister Netanyahu, members of the Israeli delegation. At the meeting it was signed the bilateral agreement on cooperation in the field of culture and the Declaration of intent on cooperation in the field of technological innovation. Also signed Declaration of intent on cooperation in the field of technological innovation and development of the Israeli-Hungarian ecosystems and startups.