Israel welcomes the Quartet’s call for direct  negotiations between the parties without preconditions

(Communicated by the Prime Minister’s Media Adviser)
 
Israel welcomes the Quartet’s call for direct  negotiations between the parties without preconditions, as called for by both President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu.

While Israel has some concerns, it will raise them at the appropriate time. Israel calls on the Palestinian Authority to do the same and to enter into direct negotiations without delay.