US Vice President Biden reassures Jewish community, Israel on Trump

November 10, 2016 12:08

Jewish leaders in the United States were reassured by outgoing US Vice President Joe Biden that a Donald Trump administration would maintain American commitments to Israel.

“I stand here to tell you that I have no doubt, none whatsoever, that in the Trump administration there will be no diminution of support as a consequence of this transition,” Biden said while speaking at the World Jewish Congress Wednesday evening.Even if the new administration were inclined to reduce the commitment, which it is not, Congress would never let it happen, the American people would never let it happen,” he added.

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