Congressman Confirms High-level U.S.-Israel Spat over Iran

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu blew up at the U.S. ambassador last month because he was “at wit’s end” over what he sees as the Obama administration’s lack of clarity on Iran’s nuclear program, a U.S. congressman who was at the meeting said.

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers, a Republican, made his first public comments about the late August meeting in Israel in an interview with Michigan’s WJR radio on Tuesday.

His disclosure comes only hours before President Barack Obama will at the Democratic National Convention to accept the party’s nomination as its candidate in the November election, in which the level of the Obama administration’s support for Israel has become a contentious topic.

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