Defence Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi clarified that he never met Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Paris Air Show in France in June, as reported.
In a brief media statement issued by special officer (media) Abd Halim Ab Majid, it was explained that Ahmad Zahid met Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak during a cocktail function at the air show.
Previous reports mentioned Ahmad Zahid meeting Netanyahu during the show to explain Malaysia’s stance on the West Asia issue.
Ahmad Zahid is currently on a six-day visit to Lebanon.
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