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  7/16/2014, Tammuz 18, 5774

Abbas to Visit Turkey for Ceasefire Talks

Palestinian Authority Chairman, Mahmoud Abbas, will visit Turkey on Friday in order to hold inter-Arab and international talks regarding the subject of a ceasefire in the region.

Abbas will travel to Egypt on Thursday and will speak with the country’s President, Abed Fattah el-Sisi, in order to discuss Egypt’s initiative for an immediate ceasefire.