US State Department sends congratulations to Rivlin, declines comment on his politics
ByMichael Wilner
10 June 2014 21:33

The US State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki said that the US sends its congratulations to president-elect Reuven Rivlin who was chosen to be Israel's tenth president on Tuesday. 

Psaki declined to comment on Rivlin's politics or on his position on West Bank settlements.

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