EU to Step Up Pressure in 2013 Disenchanted With Peace Process, EU May Try to Force Israel, PA Into Agreement

Foreign Ministry report states that the EU has become disenchanted with the diplomatic process in its traditional format - direct talks between Israelis and Palestinians - because they doubt its ability to lead to a solution.

The European Union will step up efforts to pressure Israel and the Palestinians into an agreement in 2013, an internal Foreign Ministry document...