Israel has rolled out the welcome mat for this week’s Bellator 188 event. Ahead of Thursday’s event, which takes place atMenora Mivtachim Arena Arena inTel Aviv (and airs on Spike on Friday via delay),Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with some Bellator luminaries. The PM’s press office released some photos, as well as a video (watch it above) on its official YouTube page.Meeting PMNetanyahu were Bellator 188 fighters Noad Lahatand Haim Gozali, as well as Bellator brand ambassadors/notables Fedor Emelianenko and Royce Gracie. They metat the nations Parliament in Jerusalem. The PM even did a little sparring. Check out the above and some photos below.And for more on Bellator 188, check out the MMA Rumors section of the site.The Blue Corner is MMAjunkie‘s official blog and is edited by Mike Bohn.