Envoy to the UN urged Palestine and Israel to dialogue

Russia supports the holding of the meeting of the middle East Quartet (Russia, US, EU, UN) and calls for Palestine and Israel to avoid any unilateral steps that threaten inter-state decision.

As transfers TASS, the world public was informed, Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia, speaking at a meeting of the Security Council by video link.

He recalled that on the eve of presidential leader Mahmut Abbas said that Palestinian authorities have freed themselves from their obligations under the peace plan, Oslo.

Nebenzia noted that there is no other way but to coexist peacefully, Israel and Palestine, urging politicians of both countries to refrain from any drastic steps that undermine the two-state solution. He stressed that Russia is ready to host the meeting of the middle East Quartet.

may 19, Abbas announced the termination of all agreements with the US and Israel, adding that the latter should be held accountable for trying to Annex the occupied Palestinian territory.

17 may, the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu said that the time has come to Annex part of the Palestinian territories on the West Bank of the Jordan river.