Ya'alon, Gantz meet with US army commander Dempsey
Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon and IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz met with the US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey at a Jerusalem hotel on Sunday.


The three defense officials discussed the various security issues in the Middle East and the cooperation between the two countries.


"We are in the midst of a critical week for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and we appreciate Secretary of State Kerry's efforts and President Obama's commitment and contribution to the effort," Ya'alon said at the end of the meeting. (Yoav Zitun)