Lapid tells French FM Israel won’t accept int’l monitors

Yesh Atid leader and opposition MK Yair Lapid meets French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius and tells him that Israel will under no circumstances allow any change to the status quo at the Temple Mount.

Israel, Lapid tells Fabius, protects places holy to all religions. He says France knows full well that the initiative to deploy international monitors to the site is not acceptable to neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians.

France earlier this month proposed a draft resolution at the UN to place an international force at the site.

סיימתי עכשיו פגישה עם שר החוץ הצרפתי, לורן פביוס. שוחחנו ארוכות על גל הטרור הנוכחי בישראל והמתיחות בירושלים. הבהרתי לו…

Posted by ‎Yair Lapid – יאיר לפיד‎ on Friday, October 23, 2015

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