France to organise conference on Israel-Palestinian two-state solution

France will engage in the coming weeks in the preparation of an international conference bringing together the parties and their main partners, American, European, Arab, notably to preserve and make happen the two-state solution,” French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius said. (France24)

Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu said he expects that there will be some “sobering up” regarding the recently expressed French intention to recognize a Palestinian state if Paris’ efforts to broker a peace conference fails. (Jerusalem Post)