“Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is traveling through the United States this week for the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) annual conference, and he is scheduled to meet with Apple CEO Tim Cook today,” Mark Gurman reports for 9to5Mac. “The calendar also sharesthat Netanyahu is scheduled to meet with the founders of WhatsApp, who recently sold their messaging service to Facebook for $19 billion.”

“Apple executives occasionally meet with the leaders of nations from the around the world. In recent months, several reports have detailed meetings between Cook and Turkish government leaders,” Gurman reports. “Even without official online or physical retail sales channels, Apple and Israel have had a strong relationship for the past few years…”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “Dan K.” for the heads up.]