Israel approves key rail link of ‘interest’ to India

Israel on Monday approved the construction of the first rail link between its Mediterranean and Red Sea coasts, offering a new Asia-Europe trade route to compete with the Suez Canal, a project in which India is also said to have evinced interest. In an apparent reference to India, Netanyahu on Sunday told his ministers that in the "coming decade new powers will arise [with whom] Israel must create vital interests from a national strategy point-of-view."

2013-02-21T12:30:20+00:00February 21st, 2013|General|0 Comments
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