Jerusalem, 7 December 1994


(Communicated by the Cabinet Secretariat)

At the special Cabinet meeting today (Wednesday), 07.12.94, the Cabinet began a discussion on the continuation of the negotiations with the PLO and the Palestinian Authority regarding the implementation of the Declaration of Principles.

The discussion will continue at a further special Cabinet meeting, due to be held tomorrow (Thursday), 08.12.94, at 14:00 hours.

In order to preserve the status quo on religious matters, the Cabinet has decided to support the draft laws on the import of meat which have been tabled in Knesset, to the effect that the 1994 Law on the Import of Frozen Meat will also apply to refrigerated meat and meat products.