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Olmert’s Goal: Permanent Agreement With Palestinians By November

By Shimon Shiffer Yedioth/Ynet News (Israel) August 16, 2007 Sources close to Abbas said the two leaders have been holding the talks in a genuine effort to resolve the core issues, mainly Jerusalem, the Palestinian refugees and the permanent borders between Israel and the Palestinian Authority. On Tuesday Olmert met with a House of Representatives delegation, headed by majority leader Steny Hoyer (Dem.) of Maryland, to discuss the peace process with the Palestinians. During the meeting the …

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