US Secretary of State John Kerry said a call for Israel’s destruction by Iran’s supreme leader was “unacceptable and shocking,” in a phone call with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Monday. Kerry called Netanyahu following the end of a negotiation session with Iran in Muscat, Oman, to update him on the talks’ progress, officials said. A spokesman from the Prime Minister’s Office confirmed that the phone call had taken place, but would not comment on what was said.Kerry is now in China to brief President Obama on how those Iran negotiations went.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
11-Nov-14: Kerry, Iran, Israel: Postscript to this morning's post
For the record, this follows on from what we wrote here: "11-Nov-14: Two weeks before deadline with Iran, Kerry leave talks early and Iranian plan for "annihilating" Israel goes mostly unreported" and comes from Times of Israel today: