Ukraine asks Israel's PM Netanyahu to act as intermediary in talks with Russia

Ukraine asks Israel's PM Netanyahu to act as intermediary in talks with Russia

Ukrinform
Ukraine has offered Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu to mediate in negotiations between Kyiv and Moscow.

Ambassador of Ukraine to Israel Yevhen Korniychuk said this in an interview with i24NEWS TV channel, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.

“We have already asked the Israeli Prime Minister [Benjamin Netanyahu] to be involved as a possible intermediary in this scenario [negotiations between Ukraine and Russia]. Because he has good relations with both Mr. Zelensky and Mr. Putin. I'm glad to say that he didn't say no. He said he will try his best,” the ambassador said.

Korniychuk added that Ukraine is very glad that Mr. Netanyahu did not deny this mission; on the contrary, he showed his interest and willingness to help.

As Ukrinform reported, Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu wrote a letter to President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in which he said that Ukraine and Israel had significant prospects for further cooperation.

ish


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2021 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-