Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Benjamin Netanyahu and Lindsey Graham Sound Very Similar! Benjamin Netanyahu and Lindsey Graham Sound Very Similar!

This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Defense / ISRAEL

Benjamin Netanyahu and Lindsey Graham Sound Very Similar!

March 5, 2012

Did Benjamin Netanyahu crib from a hawkish U.S. senator when it comes to talking about Israel’s destiny and fate?

In remarks to President Barack Obama at the White House Monday regarding the possibility of strikes against Iran, the Israeli prime minister said the following: “My supreme responsibility as prime minister of Israel is to ensure that Israel remains the master of its fate." He also noted: "After all, that is the very purpose of the Jewish state, to restore to the Jewish people control over our destiny.”

That's pretty similar to words uttered by Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. Indeed, Graham claimed he had specific advice for Netanyahu when he met with him in Israel last month. “My advice to the Israeli prime minister, and I’ve told this to his face: Never lose control of your own destiny,” he said on Fox News’s Fox & Friends Monday, just ahead of Netanyahu’s remarks. “The Jewish people’s existence is at stake here.”

LIKE THIS STORY? Sign up for Early Bird

Sign up for our daily newsletter and stay on top of defense coverage.

Sign up form for Early Bird
Job Board
Search Jobs
Biomedical Service Internship Position
American Society of Civil Engineers | Flint, MI
Fire Sprinkler Inspector
American Society of Civil Engineers | Charlotte, NC
Professional Development Program Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Farmington Hills, MI
Deputy Director of Transit Operations
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Jose, CA
Transportation Planner
American Society of Civil Engineers | Salinas, CA
Assistant Professor - Water Resources/Ecological Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers | Auburn, AL
Product Manager - Chemical Development and Supply - Tulsa, OK
American Society of Civil Engineers | Tulsa, OK
Commissioning Intern
American Society of Civil Engineers | Chicago, IL
Assessment and Remediation Team Lead
American Society of Civil Engineers | Regina, SK
Business Development Manager
American Society of Civil Engineers
Sr. Controls Systems Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Grand Island, NE
Senior Project Manager- Transportation
American Society of Civil Engineers | San Antonio, TX
Materials Engineer 2
American Society of Civil Engineers | IL
Land Surveyor
American Society of Civil Engineers
Quality Engineer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Attica, IN
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus