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    • Yaakov Sullivan
    • 10.12.10 | 21:03 (IST)

    Madame Chairman, I want to make it clear that the US government at this point sees no point in continuing direct negotiations with your PM. His position makes it clear that he is not willing to abide by international law and cease settlement activity. Please convey to your PM that the US views the status quo as unsustainable. Unless their is a change in posityin and your government abides by the dictates of international law, this US administration will declare publically that Israel is in violation. Though it will not join the growing call for sanctions we wish to make it clear the we will abstain when voting on those upcoming resolutions in the UN Security Council calling for sanctions against your government. We will also not op[pose those governments that have unilaterally declared their recognition of a Palestinian state in all of the occupied territories with EJ as its capital. Good day, to you, Madame chairman. I wish you a safe return to your country.

    from the article: Clinton meets Livni in U.S. ahead of speech on Mideast talks
    First published 20:02 10.12.10 | Last updated 20:02 10.12.10
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