Netanyahu Tells Romney ‘Strong Military Threat’ Needed for Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in Jerusalem today that a “real and strong military threat” is needed against Iran’s nuclear program, according to a text message from Netanyahu’s office.

Romney told Netanyahu he “takes seriously” the Israeli position on Iran, according to the message.

To contact the reporter on this story: Calev Ben-David in Jerusalem at cbendavid@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Gwen Ackerman at gackerman@bloomberg.net

Bloomberg reserves the right to edit or remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.