660. Middle East peace process - (Q&A - Excerpt from the daily press briefing - September 20, 2012)
A : With respect to the first part of your question, France’s position is well known: we’re committed to ensuring that all parties respect the ceasefire in Gaza. We’re monitoring developments in the situation very closely.
Regarding Egyptian-Palestinian relations, we would like Egypt to be able to contribute to inter-Palestinian reconciliation. This must take place under the leadership of President Abbas and in accordance with the principles of the peace process.
Of course, the minister discussed the major regional issues, including the Israeli-Palestinian issue, with the Egyptian authorities.