(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

The Prime Minister of Israel is getting ready to give a highly-anticipated speech today .

FOX News Radio's Rachel Sutherland reports.

House Republicans invited Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint meeting of Congress. The invitation -- which bypassed the White House -- upset Democrats, and a number of them may boycott.

During a speech to the pro-Israel lobby group AIPAC, Netanyahu said the purpose of the speech:

(Netanyahu) "Is to speak up about a potential deal with Iran that could threaten the survival of Israel." 

Netanyahu also said the alliance between Israel and the United States has never been stronger.

In Washington, Rachel Sutherland, FOX News Radio.

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