Livni slams draft law on Jerusalem’s future ~ Al Jazeera.
Israel‘s chief negotiator in Palestinian talks appeals against a bill which curbs decisions on future of Jerusalem.
The future status of Jerusalem is one of the most sensitive issues of the conflict [EPA]
|Israel’s chief peace negotiator Tzipi Livni is appealling against a bill approved by ministers which aims to curb peace talks on the future of Jerusalem.The draft law, a copy of which was seen by AFP, seeks to prevent any negotiations on the future of the Holy City without first obtaining a two-thirds majority of 80 of the 120 members of the Israeli parliament.
It was approved late on Sunday by a 5-4 majority within the nine-member ministerial committee responsible for preparing draft legislation to put to parliament.
“Since there have been occasions in the past when talks have begun on handing over parts of the…
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