After Israel bombed the Iraqi nuclear reactor in 1981, Ronald Reagan asked his chief advisors what to do

VP George HW Bush said “Israel should be punished.” Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger said, “It is time to get rid of Israel.” But Secretary of State Alexander Haig said, “Before we know it, we will get down on our knees to thank the Lord and thank the Israelis for what they have done.”

Eliezer Rivlin, of the Israeli Consulate speaks to the ‘Americans Against Hate’ Conference.