The letter called on Borrell to reconvene the EU-Israel Association Council which is the official framework for ministerial-level dialogue between the EU and Israel.
An Israeli diplomatic source said that more EU member states opposed Borrell’s remark than came out against any previous EU statement on Israel.
Terror-ties are not an isolated problem.
After the prime minister's son told the EU delegation in Israel to "go away" it responded with shrugging emojis.
Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on EU to ban entire Hezbollah organization, not only its military wing
Analysis: The parties have been pushing for a boycott of Israeli products for nearly a decade
Overall muted response, said Israeli official, perhaps due to pre-election timing.
“The EU expects the Israeli authorities to fully meet their obligations as an occupying power under International Humanitarian Law.”
The government had proposed establishing a monument for victims of the Holocaust, and the project was taken up by the Zagreb municipality.
This is the highest level Croatian visit since the sale was nixed, a sign that canceling the deal did not irreparably harm ties.