'PM shortens UNGA attendance to avoid sitting with Ahmadinejad'

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 9, 2009 17:09

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has cut short his planned attendance at the upcoming UN General Assembly by a day-and-a-half to avoid sitting with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. According to Channel 10, Netanyahu "doesn't want to be in the same room as a Holocaust denier who calls for the destruction of Israel." The 64th Session of the General Assembly opens on September 15.


Related Content

Breaking news
October 19, 2019
Turkey has resumed attacking the Kurds - report

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF

Cookie Settings