Netanyahu Postpones Trip to Italy, France
(IsraelNN.com) Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu postponed a scheduled trip to Italy and Rome next week on Tuesday. His office said that the Prime Minister wanted to focus on passing the budget and appointing a special envoy to obtain the release of kidnapped soldier Gilad Shalit.
Last week France heavily criticized Netanyahu after he said that Jerusalem was not up to be divided. The French Foreign Minister replied, "Jerusalem needs to be the capital of two states."