Israel's ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, will leave office in September after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's request to extend him was rejected. the forthcoming elections in September when Israel is expected to elect members of its legislature, according to the Canal 12 information channel from Israel. Omar in the country despite its open support for boycott, withdrawal and sanctions against Israel.
"With respect to the US Congress and the great alliance between Israel and America, we will not deny the entry of every member of the Congress in Israel," said Dermer, who was appointed in 201
The ambassador has had unstable relations with the former President Barack Obama's administration, particularly with National Security Adviser Susan Rice, that Netanyahu has decided to extend the one-year term with unprecedented In March 2017, Prime Minister the officer decided in his cabinet to extend the ambassador's mandate from four to five years, which he thought was necessary to maintain "continuity" with the United States since President Trump had just taken office
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