Text Version
RSS Feeds
Newsletter
Home Forum Photos Features Newsletter Archive Employment
About US Help Site Map
SEARCH   About US FAQ Site Map Site News
  SERVICES
  -Text Version
  -RSS Feeds
  -Newsletter
  -News Archive
  -Give us feedback
  -Voices of Readers
  -Online community
  -China Biz info
  What's new
 -
U.S. says Israel, Palestine working on conference's document
+ -
08:41, November 15, 2007

 Comment  Tell A Friend
 Print Format  Save Article
The United States said Wednesday Israel and Palestine are working on the joint document for the upcoming Middle East peace conference to be held in Annapolis, Maryland.

"They are continuing to work on it. They know that they are going to be working to prepare something for Annapolis. It's not done yet," State Department spokesman Sean McCormack said at a briefing.

The United States is offering its "counsel and advice where it might be needed," McCormack said.

The Annapolis meeting will not only produce a document, but will also try to push the Middle East peace conference in the run-up to the conference, McCormack added.

The Middle East peace conference is tentatively to take place in Annapolis, Maryland from Nov. 25-27, according to U.S. media. However, the White House has declined to confirm the date for the conference.

However, the peace conference looks to be thin on content, mostly serving as a stage to begin formal negotiations on a peace treaty between Israel and the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, the New York Times said in a report on Monday.

The Middle East peace process has been stalled due to the violence between the two sides as well as the internal conflicts of Palestinian factions.

Source: Xinhua



  Your Message:   Most Commented:
Yi readies for Yao with win
Defense minister: Norway not to spread its forces in Afghanistan
Germany commits over 48 mln USD in grants for Cambodia

|About Peopledaily.com.cn | Advertise on site | Contact us | Site map | Job offer|
Copyright by People's Daily Online, All Rights Reserved

http://english.people.com.cn/90001/90777/6302888.pdf