Just for my better understanding: was the appeal by the PA not in response to the Israelis not abiding by its agreement to release the fourth batch of prisoners by march 31? Mr. Netanyahu and Mr Liebermann and cohorts should be pleased as they have tried their best to disrupt the "negotiations" by making needless demands. Now that this method didn't work, they reverted to the promised release of prisoners. Is Israel prepared to abide by its commitments to release the 4th batch of prisoners, if the PA withdraws its appeal to the UN agencies, without any further demands and threats?
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Yael Patir, Israel director of the left-leaning U.S. Jewish body, sat down with Haaretz to talk about Trump, the gap between U.S. and Israeli Jews, and the growing anger at the Israeli peace camp. Though she concedes boycott efforts by some on the left have a negative effect, she rejects calls to keep peace efforts local.01:12 01.05.16 | 5 comments