Israel says ‘no’ to peace conference in Paris, favours ‘direct’ talks with Palestinians

Israel says ‘no’ to peace conference in Paris, favours ‘direct’ talks with Palestinians

Israel on Monday reiterated its strong opposition to a French plan to hold international peace talks on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict before the end of the year, saying it preferred “direct negotiations” with the Palestinians. “It was made clear to the French envoy that Israel will not participate in any international conference convened contrary to its […]