Haaretz/Barak Ravid and Jack Khoury


Palestinians Threaten To Cancel Talks Over Terms of Prisoner Release

By Haaretz/Barak Ravid and Jack Khoury

Palestinians Threaten To Cancel Talks Over Terms of Prisoner Release
Several days before Israeli-Palestinian talks are due to reconvene in Jerusalem, a severe crisis is in the making. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and his chief negotiator Saeb Erekat, in meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and special envoy Martin Indyk, condemned what they describe as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu violation of agreements on the release of prisoners and construction in settlements.Read More






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