EU backs Obama’s call for peace treaty based on ’67 borders

23.05.2011                      19.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 34 des Omer


EU backs Obama's call for peace treaty based on '67 borders

Swedish foreign minister slams Netanyahu's rejection of the '67 borders as 'indefensible', saying 'the only defense that is possible is peace.'

European Union ministers said on Monday that they will back United States President Barack Obama's call for a peace treaty between Israel and the Palestinians based on the 1967 borders.
EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said Monday that the EU has had a similar position for a long time that the peace talks should be based on the 1967 lines, with land swaps….