Moscow summit between Netanyahu and Abbas in the works, say Palestinian officials – Jack Khoury – Haaretz 28.08.16
Netanyahu’s bureau officials say the PM is willing to meet Abbas, on the condition he poses no preconditions for the meeting; Palestinian sources say no talks until Netanyahu agrees to settlement freeze, prisoner release.
Jordanian Report: Israel agrees to US-initiated peace summit; Palestinians demand preconditions – Ruthie Blum – The Algemeiner 28.08.16
Palestinians say ready for any ‘fair’ peace initiative – The Times of Israel/AFP 29.08.16
Amid talk of Obama peace push, Israel invokes his vow not to impose solution – Herb Kenion – The Jerusalem Post 29.08.16
Speculation is rife that the US president will want to leave some kind of Mideast marker before leaving office.
The Egyptians, the Russians and the EU August 23, 2016