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Israel summons EU envoys over pro-Palestinian 'bias'

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Israel's foreign minister summoned European ambassadors on Friday over pro-Palestinian "bias" which has harmed peace chances, his spokesman said, after the Jewish state's envoys were called in over settlement announcements. 

File picture shows Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman at the foreign ministry in Jerusalem

Avigdor Lieberman "ordered to summon the ambassadors of the UK, France, Italy and Spain and stress to them that their perpetual one-sided stance against Israel and in favour of the Palestinians is unacceptable and creates the impression they are only seeking ways to blame Israel," his spokesman said in a statement.

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