Barak meets US officials, discusses Egypt, peace process

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 10, 2011 04:48

Defense Minister Ehud Barak met with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Defense Secretary Robert Gates, and National Security Advisor Tom Donilone at the White House Wednesday where they emphasized the US commitment to Israel's security and its qualitative advantage in the region.

According a press release, Barak met with the US officials for an hour and fifteen minutes, whereby they discussed the events in Egypt, Lebanon, Tunisia and Turkey as well as the status of negotiations with the Palestinians.

The US officials also expressed their expectations that Israel would move forward in negotiations with the Palestinians.


Related Content

Breaking news
April 23, 2018
Jailed Egyptian journalist to be awarded UNESCO press freedom prize

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 14 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    14 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 13 - 21
    Jerusalem
    14 - 22
    Haifa
  • 19 - 31
    Elat
    15 - 28
    Tiberias