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  7/13/2014, Tammuz 15, 5774

Italian Foreign Minister Tries to Mediate over Gaza


Italian Foreign Minister Federica Mogherini is scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in the coming days as part of European efforts to stem an escalating conflict in Gaza that has killed 166 people.

Mogherini is seen as a possible candidate to replace Catherine Ashton as the next European Union foreign policy chief.