Democrats ask US House chief to postpone Netanyahu address

A group of almost two dozen liberal Democrats have signed a letter to the leader of the US House of Representatives asking him to postpone Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress next month. Netanyahu’s speech is controversial because it comes as the Obama administration is negotiating with Iran over that country’s nuclear program and just two weeks before Netanyahu faces voters for re-election.



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