Lebanon says agreement reached on US-mediated maritime and land borders talks with Israel

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10/01/2020

An agreement has been reached on the framework of negotiations on maritime and land borders with Israel, Lebanon’s Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri said Thursday, as cited by Reuters.

The United States will be meditating in the talks that are set to take place after the Sukkot festivities in Israel.

Once an agreement is reached, it will be signed by Israel, Lebanon and the UNIFIL, Berri added.

The Speaker said that the Lebanese delegation will be led by army officials and explained that both Israel and Lebanon approached the US with a plea to mediate in the long-running dispute.

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