Peres, Jordanian King meet in Davos, discuss restarting peace negotiations between Israel and Palestinians
According to sources in the president's office, Peres and Abdullah agree every effort should be made to end political deadlock; meeting comes weeks after Jordan proposed to host new talks between sides.
Israeli President Shimon Peres met on Friday with Jordanian King Abdullah II on the sidelines of the Davos World Economic Forum. The meeting, scheduled before the elections in Israel, was coordinated with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and focused on the political standstill between Israel and the Palestinians.
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