President Peres meets with French foreign minister, says 'Israel's top political echelon in agreement over two-state solution.'
Kouchner to Peres: 'You are my role model for peace; I've learned from you important lessons in diplomacy'
Gilad Halpern Published: 04.14.10, 21:48 / Israel News
PARIS- President Shimon Peres on Wednesday met with French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner in France and discussed the promotion of the peace process with the Palestinians.
Peres said he was visiting the country in order to garner its support for the peace effort and noted that Israel's top political echelon was in agreement over the two-state solution.
Kouchner delved deep into the conflict over the construction in east Jerusalem, to which the president said, "We mustn't determine the results before negotiations have begun."
Peres asked the French foreign minist
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