Brasilia, Brazil - Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu Tuesday in Brasilia, Brazil. They discussed the unacceptable threat that regional aggression and provocation by Iran and its agents poses to Israeli and regional security.

The Secretary reiterated the United States’ commitment to Israel’s security and unconditional right to self-defense. The Secretary and Prime Minister reaffirmed their commitment to deepen bilateral cooperation and look forward to strengthening relationships with Brazil.