Published on Nov 16, 2017 by the TV 7 Israel News YouTube channel –
1) Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated last night that Israel would not permit Iran to turn Syria into a base against the Jewish state.
2) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov emphasizes that, contrary to Western allegations, the Iranian presence in Syria was legitimate, while emphasizing that Moscow did not promise to withdraw Iranian troops and pro-Iranian militias from Syria.
3) In what is considered to be a historic move, for the first time Israel co-sponsored a Saudi resolution against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad at the United Nations Human Rights Council.
4) United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he was very concerned by escalating tensions between Saudi Arabia and Lebanon, while emphasizing that it was essential to make every necessary effort to avert any new conflict.
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