Readout of Secretary-General's dinner hosted by Defence Minister Ehud Barak.
Tel Aviv, Israel, 2 February 2012
The Secretary-General was hosted at dinner this evening by Defence Minister Ehud Barak.
They discussed developments in the Middle East and the Peace Process. The Secretary-General remains hopeful that the parties will remain engaged in the talks hosted by Jordan.
The Secretary-General also raised the situation in Gaza and urged the Defence Minister to take further steps to improve conditions in Gaza.
Readouts on 2 February 2012