It isn't a "precondition" to insist that a party live up to a written agreement (unless you want to argue that Israel's signature on an agreement is worthless). Abbas is insisting only that Israel halt all settlement construction and remove all roadblocks set up since 2000, and Israel *already* *agreed* to do both of those things as far back as 2003.
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from the article: Israel spurned Qatar's Gaza offer after Egypt protest
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