Rivlin hosts new UN coordinator for Mideast peace process

President Reuven Rivlin meets the new UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Tor Wennesland in Jerusalem.

“The president congratulated Wennesland on taking up the position and said he was happy to continue the good coordination he had with the previous head of UNSCO, Nikolay Mladenov. The president wished Mr. Wennesland success,” Rivlin’s office says.

“The two discussed the current regional challenges and the various needs raised by the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the important opportunities the Abraham Accords offer the peoples of the region,” the statement says.

President Reuven Rivlin (R) hosts the new special UN coordinator for the Middle East peace process, Tor Wennesland (Mark Neyman, GPO)