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Peres Cancels Meeting with Abbas


A meeting that was supposed to have been held between Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has been cancelled at Peres’ request, a member of Abbas’ Fatah party said Tuesday. Fatah Central Committee member Nabil Shaath announced that the meeting had been cancelled, saying Peres had claimed that he had received nothing from Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu that he could present to Abbas.