"Recognize Israel as a Jewish state"--no right of return. "No compromise on security"--Israel keeps the Jordan Valley and East Jeruselem. "Significant sacrifice"--Israel will evacuate the remote settlements outside the Jordan Valley. Abbas can not negotiate on this basis--he is doing the right thing.
UN: At least 1,332 Iraqis killed by violence in July (AP)
from the article: Netanyahu: Abbas, let's relaunch peace talks now