EU: next Israeli government must stick to peace

The EU signaled to Israel's incoming prime minister on Monday that it will judge his government on its

commitment to peace even if ultra-nationalist Avigdor Lieberman becomes foreign minister.


A spokeswoman for Prime Minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud Party said Monday that it has initialed a coalition agreement with the right-wing Yisrael Beitenu party that brings its head, Lieberman, significantly closer to becoming foreign minister. (AP)