Netanyahu lauds Obama victory: Israel-U.S. ties are stronger than ever
Defense Minister Barak: We will overcome any differences, Obama will continue to support Israel; Ambassador Oren: I don't foresee any changes to our relationship.By Barak Ravid
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu late Tuesday congratulated President Barack Obama on his victory in the U.S. elections, in a special message released just moments after the results were announced.
"The strategic alliance between Israel the U.S. is stronger than ever," he declared. "I will continue to work with President Obama to protect the security interests of Israeli citizens."