US General John Allen, a four-star marine and former commander of US forces in Afghanistan, is on an unannouced visit to Israel today. He is set to meet with top Israeli officials to discuss the possible renewal of peace talks with the Palestinians once the Gaza operation ends, Israel Radio reports.
US general Allen is in Israel in an unannounced visit, to discuss the post CF period. Will conduct top level meetings tomorrow.
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