“The leaders of the two countries said Russia and the United States are working together to ensure Israel’s security.”

JERUSALEM POST
Trump and Putin praise Israel in Helsinki, diverge on Syria and Iran
by Seth J. Frantzman
July 17, 2018

…Trump spoke first with a discussion of Israel. “We’ve worked with Israel long and hard for many years,” he said, adding that the US has never been closer to Israel than it is today. “President Putin also is helping Israel, and we both spoke with ‘Bibi’ Netanyahu and they would like to do certain things with respect to Syria, having to do with the safety of Israel.” Trump said “we,” which apparently indicated that Moscow and Washington are both working with Israel and “Israel working with us.” He continued, “I think their working with Israel is a great thing – and creating safety for Israel is something both President Putin and I would like to see very much.” READ MORE

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