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Ali Sawafta

Ali Sawafta

    Abbas: UN will take weeks, not months on Palestinian bid
    Abbas: UN will take weeks, not months on Palestinian bid
    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Saturday he expected the Security Council to finish debating his nation's application for full United...
    No talks until Israel halts settlements, PLO says
    No talks until Israel halts settlements, PLO says
    Direct talks with Israel will not resume unless it halts the building of Jewish settlements on occupied land, the Palestinian leadership said on...
    US pushes to fix peace talks after crisis
    US pushes to fix peace talks after crisis
    US envoy George Mitchell stepped up the pace of efforts to save Middle East peace talks launched four weeks ago, saying he was seeking common...