Home / Naija Gist / Foreign / Soleimani’s Killing: US Has Right To Self-Defence – Israel

Soleimani’s Killing: US Has Right To Self-Defence – Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has thrown his weight behind United States of America on the killing of senior Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani.

Netanyahu who spoke on the airport tarmac in Greece after cutting short a trip abroad to fly back to Israel on Friday said that the slain Soleimani is responsible for the death of many American citizens and many other innocent people and was even planning more attacks on innocent people.

He further said that the United States had the right to defend itself by killing the Iranian top commander.

“Just as Israel has the right of self-defense, the United States has exactly the same right,” Netanyahu said in a statement issued by his office.

“President Trump deserves all the credit for acting swiftly, forcefully and decisively. Israel stands with the United States in its just struggle for peace, security and self-defense,” he added.

Send Money To Nigeria Free

About BarbraHallowell

x

Check Also

israeli

Day Of Violence In Jerusalem: Three Attacks On Israeli Troops, Two Palestinian Security Officers Killed By Idf

February 6th, saw several escalations in violence in Jerusalem, more than likely as a result of US President Donald Trump’s “peace plan.” Just before noon on the day, a man walked up to Israeli police officers on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem and opened fire, lightly wounding one of them. He fled on foot, officers caught up to him, shot and killed the perpetrator. The shooter was identified as Shadi Bana, 45, an Arab Israeli from Haifa. He also owned a ...