Joint US-UN statement on Israel-Lebanon maritime talks hopeful negotiations will lead to long-awaited resolution


The text of the following statement was released on Wednesday by the Government of the United States and the Office of the UN Special Coordinator for Lebanon:

“Today, representatives from the governments of Israel and Lebanon held productive talks mediated by the United States and hosted by the Office of the United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon (UNSCOL). The United States and UNSCOL remain hopeful that these negotiations will lead to a long-awaited resolution. The parties committed to continue negotiations in early December.”