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What Brookings experts said on Twitter about Netanyahu’s speech

Tuesday morning, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke before a joint meeting of Congress, delivering a speech that generated controversy before he even stepped foot in the Capitol. 

Brookings experts took to Twitter to share their thoughts on the politics and policy behind the polarizing address, and the prime minister’s stance on Iran’s nuclear program:

On the speech overall:


On Iran nuclear negotiations: 

On watching the speech in Israel:

On alliteration and booing:

Prior to the speech, Brookings experts also weighed in on the political implications of Netanyahu’s visit to the U.S. and the Iran nuclear negotiations: 

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