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.
Manhunt in Memphis, Tennessee continues after officer, 33, fatally shot (AP)
from the article: 'Egypt trying to convince Abbas to resume peace talks with Israel'