Prime Minister Ehud Olmert today, met with former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney. The two men discussed the situation in the Middle East, especially the Iranian issue. The Prime Minister described the latent dangers of Iran’s continuing attempts to develop weapons of mass destruction and underscored the threat to the entire free world posed by a leader who calls for genocide and who continues to be received in world capitals.

Prime Minister and former Gov. Romney also discussed the situation in Iraq and the future of American involvement.  The latter said that he supports the dispatch of additional US forces to Iraq in order to establish security in and around Baghdad.