Gateway Pundit/YNet reported:
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke at AIPAC last night before his trip to the White House this afternoon. The Israeli leader defied theÂ Obama Intifadaand stood up for Israel’s right to Jerusalem:
The prime minister reiterated his stance on construction in Jerusalem, and told his audience of some 8,000 pro-Israel activists, “The connection between the Jewish people and the Land of Israel cannot be denied. The connection between the Jewish people and Jerusalem cannot be denied.
“The Jewish people were building Jerusalem 3,000 year ago and the Jewish people are building Jerusalem today. Jerusalem is not a settlement. It is our capital.”