Courtesy of JTA U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman; Benny Gantz, head of Israel's Blue and White party; and U.S. peace envoy Jason Greenblatt

Courtesy of JTA

U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman; Benny Gantz, head of Israel's Blue and White party; and U.S. peace envoy Jason Greenblatt

 

(JTA) — Blue and White head Benny Gantz met with outgoing White House Middle East peace envoy Jason Greenblatt.

The meeting at the United States Embassy in Jerusalem also included U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Gantz’s party received the highest number of votes in Israel’s national elections.

Greenblatt, Friedman and Gantz “had a cordial discussion on various topics, including the importance of the U.S.- Israel relationship, security challenges within the region and efforts to promote

peace,” according to a Blue and White statement.

 

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