EU Foreign Policy Chief Congratulates Israel's Newly-Appointed Foreign Minister Lapid
Muhammad Irfan 1 month ago Mon 14th June 2021 | 06:00 AM
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 14th June, 2021) EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell has held talks with Israel's newly-appointed Foreign Minister Yair Lapid.
"Spoke to @yairlapid to warmly congratulate him for his appointment as new alternate PM & FM. Discussed the importance of strengthening the bilateral EU-Israel partnership & promoting security & peace in the region. Looking forward to working together & welcoming you soon in Brussels," Borrell wrote on Twitter on Sunday.
The White House said on Sunday that US President Joe Biden has already held his first conversation with Israel's newly-appointed Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, discussing regional challenges over the phone.