The US should never bend over backwards to entice the Zionist regime into resuming peace talks regardless of the circumstances. Furthermore, Abbas is currently not a legitimate representative of the Palestinians. His term expried years ago. So much for "change" Mr. Obama. The foreign policy you have pushed is insubstantial and these peace talks are a waste of time.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: U.S. ready to offer Israel written guarantees if it restarts peace talks