Barak discusses terror, Iran with Chinese military chief

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 12, 2011 15:32

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Defense Minister Ehud Barak met with Chinese Chief of General-Staff General Chen Bingde in Beijing on Sunday for over an hour. The two discussed Israel and China's mutual interests and the bilateral ties between the IDF and the Chinese military, a Defense Ministry press release said.

In the meeting, Barak explained the security challenges in the Middle East and recent changes in the region. Additionally, Barak discussed with the Chinese top general the need to prevent Iran from arming itself with nuclear weapons. The two also discussed cooperation in the field of counter-terrorism.

Chen, describing the discussions, said his visit with Barak was greatly important for China as well as for relations between Israel and China.

Related Content

Breaking news
August 21, 2018
Israel bans JUUL electronic cigarettes

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF