1) All attacks must stop. Mark: Has never happened. 2) The PLO and Hamas must recognize Israels "right to exist". Mark: Both Charteres(Hamas & PLO) call for Israels destruction 3) A single leadership must speak for the Palestinians that can control their people and honor past agreements. Mark: See #1, and Arafat and Abbas made statements and agreements for Israels "right to exist" and now Hamas, at least, does not honor that past agreement. These are minimum requirements for any negotiations yet here we are talking about settlements.
Russia: U.S. plan to provide air cover for Syrian rebels undermines Damascus fight on ISIS (Reuters)
from the article: Abbas: Mideast peace deal won't happen with me