Bibi's Bumpy Ride to Capitol Hill and Other VOI News in Review1 March 2023
As PM Benjamin Netanyahu takes off for Washington, Newsroom VOI takes a look at the previous week's run-up to his speech before the US Congress. BESA Center Professor Eytan Gilboa and Institute for National Security Studies Weapons Program Chief Emily Landau join VOI to examine the controversy caused by the upcoming address, and the ongoing developments in the P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran.
Then, an exclusive interview with the Zionist Union's candidate for defense minister, General (ret.) Amos Yadlin, on his party's security platform.
Finally, a review of the first televised election debate in Israel -- more than 16 years ago -- and a look at how this week's Comptroller's report on housing prices could affect the results of the March 17 elections for the next Knesset.