Belfast Telegraph

Monday 30 March 2015

Rice completes talks with Abbas ahead of three-way talks

The US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has held talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

Ms Rice has now gone to a separate meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert.

All three will meet jointly tomorrow.

Mr Olmert has said that he and the US have agreed to shun any new Palestinian government that doesn't recodnise the Israeli state and renounce violence.

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Latest News

Latest Sport

Latest Showbiz