President Rivlin meets with UN chief Ban

By REUTERS
January 27, 2015 03:23

President, Reuven Rivlin sat down to talk with United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the UN building in New York on Monday.

According to a statement released by the Secretary-General's office, the two talked about "heightened tensions in Israel, the West Bank and Jerusalem."

The statement said the two talked about the importance of creating conditions for a return to Israel-Palestinian peace talks.

They also talked about the Holocaust Memorial Ceremony at the UN, which was scheduled for Tuesday, but was canceled due to the blizzard in the New York area.


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