Abbas meets Medvedev, lobbies Russian support

21.01.2012                      26.Tewet. 5772                      Waera

Diplomatie:

Abbas meets Medvedev, lobbies Russian support

PA president hits Russia on last leg of European swing; tells Medvedev that street named in his honor in Jericho.

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas met with his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev in Moscow on Friday, where the two leaders focused on efforts to renew peace talks between Israel and the Palestinians, AFP reported.
Abbas was in Russia as part of a tour that also saw him visit London and Berlin in attempts to drum up European support….