FM Shalom thanked Minister Martino for Italy’s support in placing Hamas on the European Community’s list of terrorist organizatons.

 

 FM Shalom meets with Italian Defense Minister Martino

 

FM Shalom receives a gift from Italian Defense Minister Martino. (Israel Hadari)

(Communicated by the Foreign Minister’s Bureau)

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Silvan Shalom met Tuesday (June 28) with Italian Defense Minister Antonio Martino.

Minister Shalom thanked Minister Martino for Italy’s support in placing Hamas on the European Community’s list of terrorist organizatons.

The Italian minister said that placing Hamas on the list, building the security fence, and the operations of the IDF have together brought about a reduction in terrorism, which is in the interest of the international community as well as that of the inhabitants of the region.