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Benny Gantz’s “Unauthorized” Trip to D.C. Highlights Rift Within Israeli War Cabinet

HeadlineMar 04, 2024

On Sunday, Israeli war cabinet minister Benny Gantz arrived in the United States in what’s being described as an unauthorized trip. Gantz, who is seen as a rival to Netanyahu, is scheduled to hold talks with Vice President Kamala Harris and other top officials. Netanyahu has reportedly lashed out at Gantz for making the trip without his approval. The Israeli Embassy in Washington has been instructed not to facilitate Gantz’s trip.

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