Foreign Minister Liberman appeared as a keynote speaker at Austria’s largest business and convention forum – com.sult 2012.

 FM Liberman in Vienna

 

FM Libermann attends news conference during Vienna Congress (Photo: Reuters)

(Communicated by the Israel Embassy, Vienna)

On Monday, 23 January 2012, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Avigdor Liberman met in Vienna with OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier to discuss Israel’s role as an OSCE partner state and concrete areas for cooperation. Zannier said that Israel could contribute expertise in the fight against terrorism and smuggling to effectively combat these transnational threats, of which the OSCE is very aware.

On Tuesday, 24 January, Foreign Minister Liberman appeared as a keynote speaker at Austria’s largest business and convention forum – com.sult 2012 – which focused on "Challenges of Leadership in Europe," presenting the case of Israel as one of the countries bordering on Europe which has adopted an economically successful and independent path.