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  Sivan 29, 5773 , 07/06/13

Report: Catherine Ashton due to Visit Soon

Foreign-policy chief Catherine Ashton of the European Union is expected to come to Israel and the Palestinian Authority soon in an attempt to advance the resumption of peace talks, according to a Friday-morning report by Kol Yisrael government radio.

In making the announcement, EU ambassador to Israel, Andrew Standley expressed hope that the efforts to renew direct talks would bear fruit.

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