اجعلنا صفحة البداية RSS خدمة Add to favorite Facebook Twitter

Advanced

UN chief in Cairo, to meet Abbas, Netanyahu after
Published Monday 19/11/2012 (updated) 19/11/2012 20:36
Font- Font+
JERUSALEM (Reuters) -- United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Cairo on Monday to weigh in on ceasefire efforts to halt Israel's bombardment of Gaza.

Ki-moon is to visit Jerusalem and the West Bank city of Ramallah this week for talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the crisis in Gaza, Ban's spokesman Martin Nesirky said on Monday.

Ban's trip to Cairo is to support Egyptian President Muhammad Mursi's efforts to mediate a truce to end cross-border fighting between Israel and militant groups in Gaza, Nesirky said.

Ban meets Mursi on Tuesday but has no plans to visit Gaza, Nesirky said.
Print
.:: No Comments ::.
Name Country
Comment
Characters
Note: Comments will be reviewed for appropriate content. Click here for more details.

Share/Bookmark

Israelis attack Palestinian in East Jerusalem
UN chief: Israelis, Palestinians must step back from the brink
Gaza gets second postwar delivery of building materials

Close Next Previous
All Rights Reserved © Ma'an News Agency 2005 - 2014