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  Sivan 15, 5773 , 24/05/13

PA Not Yet Ready to Resume Peace Talks

Palestinian Authority officials said on Thursday that conditions were not yet ripe to renew peace negotiations with Israel, Kol Yisrael radio reported.

According to the report, the officials spoke after meeting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in Ramallah, and said that the Americans still do not have a formal plan to renew talks. PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is expected to hold another meeting with Kerry on Saturday in Jordan.

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