Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu reacted warmly to the Brazilian President-elect’s son and congressmen, Eduardo Bolsonaro’s confirmation that the upcoming government will move the country’s embassy to Jerusalem in the future.
Below are some of Benjamin Netanyahu’s quotes on the matter.
“I congratulate my friend Brazilian President-Elect, Jair Bolsonaro, for his intention to move the Brazilian Embassy to Jerusalem, a historic, correct and exciting step!” – Benjamin Netanyahu, The Times of Israel, 27 November 2018
“I am certain that your election will lead to a great friendship between our nations and to a strengthening of Israel-Brazil ties. I’m looking forward to your visit to Israel.” – Benjamin Netanyahu, JTA, 27 November 2018