Abbas has a pot'o gold in the settlement freeze. He'll never give it up for some talk about negotiations. This is all just window dressing engineered by the US State Dep to make it look like they're trying to make nice with Israel and allow us to keep building. Pre-US-election stuff.
Riot police line up as fresh migrant protests erupt at Budapest railway station (Reuters)
from the article: 'Egypt trying to convince Abbas to resume peace talks with Israel'