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Romanian Foreign Minister has met with Israel’s Vice Prime Minister and Minister for Strategic Affairs

Press release

Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Baconschi met, on 1 December, with the Vice Prime Minister and Minister for Strategic Affairs of the State of Israel, Moche Ya’alon, in the margin of the OSCE Summit in Astana, Kazakhstan (1-2 December 2010).

The two ministers reviewed the very good level of the bilateral relations, underlain by solid historical ties between the two countries, as well as the bilateral diplomatic agenda for the next period.

The two officials approached, during their meeting,  the recent political and security developments in the Middle East, emphasizing the possibilities for the direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks to continue. The importance was reiterated which Romania attaches to settling the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, based on the solution of the two states coexisting in peace and security,