WASHINGTON—House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement after meeting with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu:

“It is always an honor to welcome Prime Minister Netanyahu to the U.S. Capitol. In today’s turbulent world, the historic alliance between the United States and Israel is more important than ever. Today, we discussed ways to promote security and stability, particularly by combatting the Iranian threat network. The United States and Israel must always renew our commitment to our shared values of freedom, democracy, and security.”