U.S. will invite Netanyahu to address Congress

Reuters News
Posted: Apr 14, 2011 11:31 AM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Speaker John Boehner will invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint meeting of the Congress during a visit to Washington next month, Boehner's office announced on Thursday.

Boehner will extend the formal invitation once Congress approves a resolution providing for the joint session, Boehner's office said in a statement.

(Editing by Sandra Maler)