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Israeli FM, UN Chief hope ceasefire deal will evolve into full peace

Israel's foreign minister and visiting UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan said Wednesday they hope a Mideast ceasefire deal will evolve into a full peace agreement between Israel and Lebanon. Annan spoke after a series of meetings with Israeli leaders, on his second stop of a regional tour aimed at making the ceasefire deal, which ended 34 days of fighting between Israel and Hizbullah, stick.

 

"I promise we will stick with it and do whatever we can to make it happen," Annan said after a meeting with Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni. (AP)