Readout of a Meeting between Ambassador Nikki Haley and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

June 7, 2017



As part of her work as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Ambassador Nikki Haley met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on June 7, 2017, at the Prime Minister’s office in Jerusalem.

Ambassador Haley and Prime Minister Netanyahu reaffirmed the strong, unshakable bonds between the United States and Israel.

Ambassador Haley assured Prime Minister Netanyahu that the United States would continue to combat the unacceptable bias against Israel throughout the entire UN system. She noted U.S. leadership has already led to notable progress in ending the UN’s disproportionate focus on Israel, though recognizing that much work remains until Israel is treated fairly in all UN fora.