Quartet envoy Tony Blair: Iranian threat is a global issue

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 19, 2012 16:16




The Iranian threat is a global issue, not just Israel's problem, said Quartet Middle East envoy Tony Blair in a meeting Wednesday with Labor party leader Shelly Yacimovich.

In the meeting, Yacimovich stressed to Blair the importance of the international community increasing its pressure and sanctions on Iran.

The two also discussed the stagnation in Israel-PA relations and the importance of developing of the Palestinian economy, which will help to rehabilitate security relations.

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