Monday, May 18, 2009
"18/05/2009 Israel and the Palestinian Authority have launched discreet contacts recently regarding a renewal of negotiations, Haaretz reported on Monday.
The meetings come despite the PA's public position to the effect that negotiations will not be resumed until Israel freezes construction in West Bank settlements.
Israeli President Shimon Peres on Sunday said that Israel is interested in renewing “peace talks” with the Palestinians immediately.
Peres met with Jordan's King Abdullah on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum on the Middle East, on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea......"