PA sets conditions for informal talks with Israel

10.06.2012                      20.Siwan. 5772

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PA sets conditions for informal talks with Israel

PA president says he'll sit at same table with PM in return for gestures, but full talks won't resume without settlement freeze.

The Palestinian Authority is willing to talk with Israel, but won’t hold formal negotiations without a settlement freeze, according to statements PA President Mahmoud Abbas made on Friday.
But Abbas cautioned that Israel must meet two demands for the informal talks – release more prisoners and allow for the import of weapons for the PA security forces in the West Bank….