Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Tuesday congratulated the United States on the killing of Osama bin Laden, during an address to a special joint session of Congress.
"Congratulations America. Congratulations Mr. President. You got bin Laden. Good riddance," Netanyahu said to extended applause. Netanyahu went on to say that "Israel is the one anchor of stability in a region of shifting alliances... Israel has always been pro-American, Israel will always be pro-American."