Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu issued a statement Sunday on the passing of US Sen. John McCain.
“I am deeply saddened by the passing of John McCain, a great American patriot and a true friend of Israel. I will always treasure the constant friendship he showed to the people of Israel and to me personally,” Netanyahu said.
“His support for Israel never wavered. It sprang from his belief in democracy and freedom. The State of Israel salutes John McCain.”
The prime minister’s statement came as Israeli politicians across the political spectrum eulogized the former US senator.
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