20 Oct '17, 12am

Remarks by #SecDef Jim Mattis and His Excellency @AvigdorLiberman, Minister of Defense of #Israel.

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JIM MATTIS: Minister Lieberman, Ambassador, Chairman, good to see you both here in Virginia in the Pentagon with your delegation and your officers. Good to always have you here, and we enjoyed having your policy people here very much and maintaining the close collaboration, and we reaffirm our two democracies’ strong relationship. It’s that straightforward. It’s what this represents every time we get together. Going back to – it’s good to go back to first principles sometimes, even for a young country like ours and a young country like the modern state of Israel. In 1948, within hours of your declaration, President Truman said the United States recognized Israel. It’s good to remember these things as we go through all the current dynamics that the region is dealing us in our direction. Since those days in 1948 is when the United States developed what P...

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