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  8/7/2014, Av 11, 5774

Jordanian King and Abbas Speak by Phone

King Abdullah of Jordan and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas spoke by telephone on Wednesday night and discussed the efforts to achieve a ceasefire in Gaza.

According to Kol Yisrael radio, the two agreed that the next step should be reaching an outline aimed at returning to negotiations on a permanent settlement.