Minister welcomes investiture of new Israeli government
Statement by M. Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
Israel – Investiture of the Government
14 June 2021
France welcomes the investiture of the new Israeli Government and wishes it every success.
France reaffirms its determination to work with the new government in the spirit of friendship and cooperation that have characterized the Franco-Israeli partnership for more than 70 years. It reiterates its unwavering commitment to the State of Israel’s security and its determination to work alongside it to maintain regional security and stability.
With this in mind, France is ready to support any efforts that enable dialogue to resume between Israelis and Palestinians with a view to a fair and lasting resolution of the conflict, in the framework of a two-State solution based on international law and the agreed parameters.