Middle East peace process - Q&A - Excerpts from the daily press briefing (Paris, May 17, 2016)

Q - This morning, President Hollande said on Europe 1 that the ministerial meeting on the Mideast peace process wouldn’t be held on May 30 as scheduled. Can you give us the new date of the meeting?

R - As the President said on Europe 1 this morning, the French initiative on the peace process is necessary and urgent.

The meeting initially scheduled for May 30 will take place shortly thereafter. A new date should soon be set for early June.