President Trump’s National Security Advisor John Bolton “coordinated the US-led airstrikes in Syria with Israel,” Haaretz reported on Saturday.
It turns out Israel was in on the U.S.-led airstrikes on Syria https://t.co/jYofH84zB7
— Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) April 14, 2018
The White House was in touch with Jerusalem ahead of the overnight airstrikes on Syria. U.S. President Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, John Bolton, spoke in the last few days with his Israeli counterpart, Meir Ben Shabbat, to coordinate details of the U.S.-led attack on Syria, which took place early Saturday morning.
Here’s a snapshot of the top reactions from Twitter:
On Saturday afternoon, Netanyahu said Israel “fully supports” the strikes.
— The Times of Israel (@TimesofIsrael) April 14, 2018
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: A year ago, I declared Israel’s full support for @POTUS Trump’s decision to take a stand against the use and spread of chemical weapons. President Trump’s resolve and Israel’s support remain unchanged.
— PM of Israel (@IsraeliPM) April 14, 2018