World Jewish Congress President Ronald S. Lauder today congratulated Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid in his new position on behalf of the Jewish people across the globe.
In a warm telephone conversation, Amb. Lauder assured Prime Minister Lapid that the entire Jewish world wishes him success and good luck. Amb. Lauder expressed the hope that Prime Minister Lapid will work to bring Israelis and Jews around the world closer together. Prime Minster Lapid assured Amb. Lauder that improving Israel-Diaspora relations will be one of his priorities.