Russian premier to discuss Abbas-Netanyahu meeting during visit to
Palestine — diplomat
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will visit Israel and Palestine on
November 02, 14:12 UTC+3
MOSCOW, November 2. /TASS/. The question of a possible meeting between
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin
Netanyahu will be discussed during the visit of Russian Prime Minister
Dmitry Medvedev to Palestine and his meetings with the Palestinian leaders,
Palestine’s ambassador to Russia, Abdel Hafiz Nofal, said on Wednesday.
“We do not want our meeting with the Israeli leadership to be a mere
formality, just a scheduled meeting,” the diplomat said. “This issue will be
discussed during Medvedev’s visit.”
Medvedev will visit Israel and Palestine on November 10-11. He will hold
talks with Netanyahu on November 10 and Abbas on November 11.