Ya'alon to visit Washington, will stress Iranian nuclear threat

Strategic Affairs Minister Moshe Ya'alon will travel to Washington on Saturday night in order to meet with White House officials, Israel Radio reported on Thursday night. According to the report, following US President Barack Obama's Cairo speech, Ya'alon is expected to stress the importance of halting Iran's nuclear program. Earlier, Jerusalem officials expressed disappointment at the fact that Obama did not slam Teheran's nuclear aspirations.