Archive: 6/5/2011
Daily Israel Report

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  6/5/2011, Sivan 3, 5771

Abbas Jumps into French Safety Net, Ready to Talk

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has accepted a French bid to resume talks with Israel on the ”Obama vision” and throws the diplomatic ball in the courts of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Barack Obama as the ”UN option” fades.