Liberman’s acquittal and the peace process

08.11.2013                      05.Kislew.5774

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Liberman’s acquittal and the peace process

Avigdor Liberman's reinstatement as the Foreign Minister following his acquittal may be looked at unfavorably by Western diplomats, notably US Secretary of State John Kerry, trying to broker a deal between Israelis and the Palestinians.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu had just begun his meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry at the David Citadel Hotel in Jerusalem Wednesday morning when three judges in the Jerusalem Magistrates Court just up the street announced the acquittal of once and future foreign minister Avigdor Liberman….