By Cnaan Liphshiz, Haaretz Correspondent
Tags: Jewish World, Israel News

Following complaints about conflicts of interest, the Foreign Ministry is considering sending a minister to represent Israel at the Prague conference on Holocaust assets, instead of a Claims Conference representative.

Reuven Merhav had been expected to serve as Israel’s top delegate to the forum.

The June 26 Prague event will bring together delegates from 50 countries to assess progress in recovering looted property. This is a follow-up to a 1998 Washington summit