Jerusalem, 27 September 1995


(Communicated by Cabinet Secretariat)

At the cabinet meeting today (Wednesday) 27.09.95:

The Cabinet approved the Interim Agreement between Israel and the Palestinians that was initialled in Taba on Sunday, 24.9.95, and authorized the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister to sign the Agreement in Washington and, after the signing, to bring it before the Knesset.

The members of the Cabinet congratulated the Prime Minister, the Foreign Minister and the negotiating team and expressed their appreciation for the way in which the negotiations were conducted as well as its results.