US assistant secretary to travel to Israel, Palestine

The U.S. State Department announced that Rivkin will travel to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Ramallah from June 15-17.

US assistant secretary to travel to Israel, Palestine

World Bulletin/News Desk

The U.S. State Department announced Friday that Assistant Secretary of State Charles H. Rivkin will travel to Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Ramallah from June 15-17. 

While in Tel Aviv, Rivkin will co-chair the Joint Economic Development Group gathering, and will hold meetings with members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He will meet with Israeli government officials in Jerusalem, and will meet with Palestine's top officials in Ramallah. 

Rivkin's visit follows the U.S.' tepid reception of the new Palestinian unity government. 

Last Mod: 14 Haziran 2014, 00:13
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