Peres: Israel-Palestinian peace still possible

11.08.2011                      11.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Peres: Israel-Palestinian peace still possible

President Peres tells visiting U.S. congressional delegation that both sides understand that negotiations must resume before UN General Assembly session next month.

President Shimon Peres on Wednesday told a delegation of visiting U.S. Democratic congressmen that he believes that it is still possible for Israel to reach peace with the Palestinians, Israel Radio reported.
Peres said that both sides understand that they need to overcome differences and renew negotiations before the United Nations General Assembly session in New York next month at which the Palestinians have said they will seek recognition of statehood….