The US offer of payoff for Israel to please the Pals, is a US payment to the Pals not to Israel. The Pals refuse to even talk, unless Israel makes unilateral one-sided concessions to them. The US makes the payments to Israel on behalf of the Pals. Israel would prefer that the US make no payments on behalf of the Pals, and it should not freeze building.
Egypt to hold parliamentary election in 2 phases starting Oct 18-19 (Reuters)
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