Benjamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister, and U.S. On Thursday in Tel Aviv, Secretary of State Antony Blinken gave a press conference. Blinken’s visit, according to Netanyahu, was a “tangible example of America’s unequivocal support for Israel.”
Regarding the unprecedented attack by Hamas on Israel on Saturday, Netanyahu said, “President Biden was completely correct in labeling this’sheer evil.
Following Netanyahu’s statements, they shook hands. When discussing his own family’s experience of surviving the Holocaust, Blinken noted that he was “not just the secretary of state but also a Jew” when speaking to journalists.
So, Blinken remarked, “Prime Minister, I understand personally the horrifying resonances that Hamas’ massacres carry for Israeli Jews as well as Jews everywhere.”