Search JTA's historical archive dating back to 1923

U.S. Welcomes Cabinet’s Decision

January 14, 1986
See Original Daily Bulletin From This Date

The State Department today welcomed the Israeli Inner Cabinet’s decision to accept arbitration to resolve Israel’s border dispute with Egypt over Taba as an “important step” in Israeli-Egyptian relations.

“The U.S. remains ready to assist as both sides work to bring the Taba issue to a mutually satisfactory resolution,” State Department spokesman Bernard Kalb said.

Recommended from JTA