Gantz Speaks to Austin
By Micah Halpern
Thursday January 28, 2021
Israelís Defense Minister, Benny Gantz, and his US colleague Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin, had a phone conversation on Thursday.
Obviously, Gantz congratulated Austin on assuming his new position as US Secretary of Defense. Gantz emphasized how he was looking forward to continuing the spectacular relationship that has been in place for decades between the countries.
They also spoke about Iran Ė an area of potential tension.
Gantz clearly stated that Iran is a serious threat to the region and especially to Israel. He emphasized the importance of working together on issues concerning Iran and the importance of coordinating information and sharing strategy.
There was no comment from the United States.
Interestingly, as of this writing, Biden and Netanyahu have yet to speak.
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