Livni to Netanyahu: Don't forget our strategic alliance with US

November 18, 2013 14:29


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

While praising France for taking a hardline position in the P5+1 nuclear talks, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni called on Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Monday to do more to “maintain the alliance” with the United States despite the recent disagreement over talks aimed at resolving the Iranian nuclear standoff.

“We appreciate France's determined stance in Iran talks, which came from them knowing that a nuclear Iran is dangerous not only to Israel but France and the world,” Livni said. “But we cannot forget that our strategic alliance is with the US and even when there are disagreements, we have to maintain that alliance.”

Livni also said that peace talks with the Palestinians must continue in order to prevent tensions on the ground from spinning out of control.

“Diplomatic negotiations have a value to Israeli security,” Livni told her Hatnuah faction at the Knesset on Monday. “The negotiations can lower the violence and prevent the deterioration of the situation.”

Related Content

Breaking news
August 22, 2018
Senior cleric says Iran will target Israel, allies if U.S. attacks