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May 18, 2014 10:55 am

Israeli Foreign Minister Lieberman Hints at Private Talks With Palestinian Officials

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Avigdor Lieberman, Israel's Foreign Minister. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Reuters A senior member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government hinted on Saturday that Israel was involved in back-channel contacts with Palestinian and Arab officials despite the collapse of U.S.-brokered peace negotiations last month.

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman confirmed that centrist Justice Minister Tzipi Livni, Israel’s main negotiator in the nine months of talks, had met secretly in London this past week with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

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