Netanyahu and Pompeo to discuss Middle East

Netanyahu and Pompeo to discuss Middle East

Israel'sPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will meet U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Brussels later on Monday, the Israeli prime minister’s office said in a statement.

According to the statement, the meeting was arranged last week and that "developments in the region" would be discussed, although it did not provide details.

Netanyahu will be accompanied by the head of the Mossad spy agency, the Israeli national security adviser and his military attache, Reuters reported.

Pompeo is an outspoken critic of Iran’s nuclear programme and condemned on Saturday the latest missile test by Tehran.