I just finished plodding through the report in Wafa. What comes through the tiresome rhetoric and back-patting is that Judeh’s support for direct negotiations is not absolute - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Rammer
    • 21.11.11 | 18:13 (IST)

    Judeh’s statements emphasized Obama’s Middle East speech last may and the guidelines for the Quartet’s new initiative which emphasize existing agreements as the basis for negotiations. He called the settlements illegal and emphasized the pre-condition of settlement freeze. His statement in support of direct negotiations was an afterthought, and he made it clear that several requirements must be fulfilled first. So I wouldn’t call this visit exactly earth-moving

    from the article: Jordan calls on Abbas to renew peace talks with Israel
    First published 12:15 21.11.11 | Last updated 12:15 21.11.11
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