Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney have a long-standing relationship dating back to 1976, according to an article published Sunday in The New York Times
Romney and Netanyahu both worked as corporate advisers at the Boston Consulting Group and attended the same weekly firm sessions. The shared history has led to a warm friendship, which included joint meals in Boston, New York and Jerusalem, The New York Times
article reported. A network of mutual friends and their common conservative ideologies have further drawn the two politicians together.