At Joint Press Conference, Netanyahu Calls Trump Great Supporter Of Israel

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President Donald Trump (right) and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a joint press conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Feb. 15, 2017. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vouched for President Donald Trump as the two leaders appeared together at a joint press conference Wednesday.

Netanyahu said there is “no greater supporter of the Jewish people and the Jewish state than President Donald Trump.”

NPR national security editor Phil Ewing (@philewing) joins Here & Now‘s Meghna Chakrabarti to discuss news from the press conference, as the two leaders meet at the White House.

With reporting from The Associated Press


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