Acting PM Olmert speaks with Abbas by telephone

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 5, 2006 20:27

Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has spoken by phone with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. It was the first senior contacts between the two sides since Sharon suffered a massive stroke late Wednesday. There were no immediate details on their conversation. Palestinian leaders were closely monitoring Sharon's condition.


Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town

By SHARON UDASIN

Israel Weather
  • 12 - 25
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 22
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 10 - 21
    Jerusalem
    15 - 22
    Haifa
  • 17 - 30
    Elat
    15 - 28
    Tiberias