My statements were misinterpreted, Israeli official says

Director General of the Ministry of National Infrastructures, Energy and Water Resources of Israel Shaul Meridor has said that his statements about the exploration of natural gas in the Mediterranean were misinterpreted.

The Israeli Embassy in Nicosia re-tweets a message Meridor wrote in his account in which he says Clarification: my statements about exploration of gas in the Mediterranean were misinterpreted. We view all our partners as important.

A tweet posted on Thursday in the official account of the Embassy of Israel in Cyprus had also read: “#Israel – #Cyprus – Gas – our position hasnt changed. No interference in other countries relations. This was clarified with #Cyprus govt.”

Source: Cyprus News Agency