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Netanyahu to meet Pompeo in Brussels

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Israeli said on Monday that he will meet US later in the day in to discuss regional issues.

A statement issued by said he will depart for later in the day, adding that the meeting was set last week, of reported.

The statement said that the and Pompeo will discuss "regional developments" and that will be accompanied by the of Israel's intelligence agency Mossad, the of the and the

The meeting comes a week after UN told reporters that officials had alerted that they had finished structuring a peace plan and intend to present it early next year.

Danon said that had discussed with the timing for unveiling the proposal.

Pompeo and last met during the US Secretary of State's visit to in April.

During his meeting with Netanyahu that time, Pompeo referred to Trump's unpublished plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace, saying that was committed to a lasting peace.

The Palestinians severed ties with the after its decision to move the to and declare the city Israel's capital.

The US administration has cut more than $500 million in Palestinian aid since the start of the Palestinian boycott.



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First Published: Mon, December 03 2018. 14:34 IST