Peace talks frozen as Middle Eastern crisis looms

Frykberg, Mel
November 2010
Middle East;Nov2010, Issue 416, p20
The article focuses on the frozen direct negotiations between Israel and the Palestinian Authority (PA) due to the settlement building initiative of Israel in the Palestinian Territories. It indicates that PA President Mahmoud Abbas has decided to seek intervention to the United Nation (UN) if the U.S. government in unsuccessful of stopping the settlement building. It also mentions the conflict between both nations about illegal Israeli settlers in East Jerusalem.


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