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Israeli foreign minister says annexation move unlikely on Wednesday


Tit-for-tat move: An Israeli flag placed near Mount Bental in the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, in this file photo AFP JALAA MAREY | Photo Credit: AFP

Israel's foreign minister said an announcement on the proposed annexation of occupied West Bank land was unlikely on Wednesday, the start-date set by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition government for discussing such a move.

“It seems unlikely to me that this will happen today,” Gabi Ashkenazi, a member of the centrist Blue and Mr. White party partnered up with Mr. Netanyahu's conservative Likud, told Israel's Army Radio.

“I reckon there will be ...


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