News Briefs

  5/2/2012, Iyar 10, 5772

Politician Yair Lapid to Meet with England's Tony Blair

Yair Lapid is scheduled to meet with Tony Blair in Tel Aviv on Wednesday. Lapid is a former the TV news anchor and talk show host. In recent months he has announced his bid for Knesset and has recently formed the Yesh Atid (There is a Future) Party. Blair is the official envoy of the Middle East Quartet, which is comprised of representatives of the United Nations, the United States, the European Union, and Russia. Blair is a former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.