PM Netanyahu Speaks to National Defense College Students

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, this evening (Monday, 23 July 2012), met with students at the National Defense College and briefed them on the opportunities and threats stemming from the changes in the region. He noted five main challenges facing Israel: The Iranian nuclear threat, cybernetics, missiles, borders and the arming of the region with conventional weapons.

1. On the Iranian nuclear issue, Prime Minister Netanyahu said that as of now sanctions had not achieved the desired result, i.e. the halt of Iran's nuclear program.

2. On the cybernetics issue, he noted that Israel was among the world's leading countries in the field.

3. On missiles, he emphasized both active defense measures (intercept systems) being developed by Israel and passive defense....

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