Pro-independence activists are pounding pavement in hopes of swaying undecided voters but prophecies of economic doom are putting damper on promise of brighter future.
Plans to expel communities from land east of Jerusalem and move them to new town in Jordan Valley were drafted without consulting tribes.
Kiev was eyeing Israeli equipment that it could use against Moscow-backed separatists, Channel 2 TV reports.
Foreign minister's office says he held 'sensitive diplomatic meetings' and met with Schlaff, Austrian businessman and longtime associate. Most senior ministry officials were not aware of the trip.