It’s not every day the President of Israel and President of the United States get together. Especially to light Chanukah candles.
This remarkable event was the culmination of a state visit by Israeli President Reuven Rivlin and the warm feelings between the two are visible.
Here is President Obama’s introduction and Rivlin’s speech:
If you keep watching the video (below skips to it) there is a second White House Chanukah ceremony: