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  תשרי 13, 5768 , 25/09/07

Bush Meets with Abbas on November Conference

American President George W. Bush told Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas in New York Monday night that the planned international conference on the Middle East in November will discuss a new Arab state within Israel's current borders. Abbas has insisted that the final plans for the proposed new country be completed before the conference.

PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad accompanied Abbas at the meeting with President Bush at a New York hotel the evening before the United Nations General Assembly. 

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