Israel and Turkey Have Reached An Agreement to Normalize Relations
Israel and Turkey reach reconciliation deal, formal announcement postponed until monday.Israel and Turkey have reached an agreement to normalize relations after six years of strained ties a Israeli official told istanbulpost.com.tr
Israeli and Turkish teams met in Rome on June 26 amid reports suggesting that the two countries’ delegations were close to putting the final touches on a deal that will be announced shortly.
The Israeli delegation, led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s special envoy, Joseph Ciechanover, and the Turkish delegation led by Turkish Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Feridun Sinirlioğlu, also a former ambassador to Israel, met in Rome on June 26.
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım is expected to announce the deal on June 27 at 1.00 p.m.