Gallant provided security update to Herzog before US trip

Defense Minister Yoav Gallant provided a security update to President Isaac Herzog before the president took off for the US, Gallant's office said on Tuesday afternoon.

Gallant provided an assessment of the security challenges facing Israel, primarily the Iranian nuclear threat and Iranian proxy terrorism. The defense minister additionally updated the president about recent developments within the framework of defense, military, and industrial cooperation between the US and Israel.