Theresa May PM

ISRAEL’S prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent incoming British PM Theresa May a warm welcome this week.

Netanyahu wrote May, who officially succeeded David Cameron as prime minister on Wednesday, a letter of congratulations and felicitations following her installation, his office shared in a statement.

May, 59, is considered a longtime friend of Britain’s Jewish community and a strong advocate for Israel.

Read the JTA report in the Australian Jewish News.