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  Tamuz 27, 5772 , 17/07/12

Fayyad Repeated Abbas Demands to Clinton

Prime Minister Salam Fayyad of the Palestinian Authority (PA) repeated demands of PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas during a meeting, Monday, with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton of the United States, before her meeting with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, according to the PA's Ma'an news agency. Abu-Mazen is demanding that Israel release prisoners who were arrested before the Oslo Accords of 1993 and permit the transfer of new weapons to PA security forces before he agrees to talk to Netanyahu.

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