Parshas Matos/Massei - Choosing Friends
Below are a few questions posed at the State Department briefing of July 16th.
QUESTION: Thank you. Two questions. One, as far as this Iranian nuclear deal is concerned, from the very beginning when this started, Israel was worried about that what – in the past, Iranian president said that Israel will be wiped off the world map. Are they going to turn back this and – this as far as this renouncing Israeli – Israel’s existence?
MR KIRBY: Are they – is who going to turn back what?
QUESTION: If they are going to denounce terrorism and also what they said in the past that Israel will be wipe --
MR KIRBY: Will Iran? Well, I think you’d have to – I mean, that’s a question for Iran’s leaders....
QUESTION: Do you have a reaction to reports that Israel may demolish part of a village called Susiya in the West Bank for expanding settlements?
MR KIRBY: I do. We’re closely following developments in the village of Susiya in the West Bank, and we strongly urge the Israeli authorities to refrain from carrying out any demolitions in the village.
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