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  9/20/2011, Elul 21, 5771

US Source: Quartet Talks 'Productive'

An American official told reporters, Monday evening, that talks held by members of the Quartet of Middle East peace-broker nations on reviving negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority were productive and need to continue.

Representatives of the European Union and the United Nations were joined, Monday evening, by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov of Russia.