Israel Seeks Libyan Ties

(Ha'aretz) Aluf Benn, Gideon Alon, and Yoav Stern - The Foreign Ministry has launched a diplomatic initiative to develop ties with Libya. Foreign Ministry official Ron Prosor recently met in Paris with an Arab official to investigate the possibility of establishing ties with Tripoli, though officials in the Prime Minister's Office Tuesday said "it doesn't appear serious." According to a report Tuesday in the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Siyasa, senior Israeli and Libyan officials also met in Vienna last Friday at the American embassy and that a delegation of Israeli officials would visit Libya during the second half of January.

2004-01-07 00:00:00

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